Group Visits to Pendennis Castle
Find all the information you need for your group visit, including discounts available, how to book, guided tour information (if applicable) and coach parking facilities.
We provide great value with a 15% discount for groups of 11 or more visitors paying together. We also offer free entry for coach drivers and tour leaders. Contact the site for a Group Booking Form.
Average length of visit - 2 1/2 hours.
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Coaches can set down or pick up in the castle car park or by reversing to castle entrance from Castle Drive. We regret there is no coach parking on site, all coaches should park at the municipal coach park, Gyllyngvase, along the sea front (Cliff Road).
Guided Tour of Half Moon Magazine
Join a member of staff on a tour of the Half Moon Magazine at Pendennis Castle. The magazine was built in 1894 to house the shells and cartridges used for the castle's 'disappearing guns'. The magazine can only be accessed on a guided tour, which includes an audio re-enactment of the work that took place within the magazine. There are some loud bangs and sudden darkness. A dark, uneven tunnel leads down to the magazine, which means this tour is not suitable for wheelchairs, pushchairs, small children or visitors with limited physical ability.
Duration: 30 minutes
Minimum – maximum pax: 11–25
Advance booking required: 4 weeks advance notice
Call for prices and to book: 01326 316594
- Site Telephone: 01326 316594
- Regional Office: 0117 9750 700
- Customer Services: 0370 333 1181
- Tourist Information: 0905 3254534 - calls cost 31p from a landline.
- Address: Castle Close, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 4LP