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This open-air theatre is dramatically situated on the cliffs at Porthcumo, near Land's End, and hosts a season of plays and musicals from May to September.
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Porthcurno, Penzance TR19 6JU, England
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We really enjoyed our visit. It's a great place to visit, very interesting to see the history of it too. We'd love to go back and see a production there.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 437louiseb
Reviewed 2 days ago

Bizarrely, although I live in Devon I have never been to Cornwall, until last week. Hubs and I treated ourselves to a few days away in lieu of Christmas gifts to each other. Top of my places to visit was the Minack Theatre. I'd seen...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LancashireJavabean
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I'm just in awe with this place. We didn't manage to get any tickets for any of the plays, but we manage to visit the place and spent a good 2 hours mesmerising the views, the history and having our tea at their cafe. Not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Timmylai
Reviewed 4 days ago

Been more than once , lovely staff , friendly atmosphere. has fantastic plays , musical , even't put on . Unique place to visit love it

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 338juliettes
Reviewed 6 days ago

this sixth time down to the Minack theatre . there a go place eat ,also you can go around the theatre grounds But the steps are very steep to go down , when go down you see back up to the restaurant & seats where...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank grahameckley
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this on a cold grey morning in late December and absolutely loved it. Amazing theatre, you have to visit. We will return to watch a play when the season opens.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Joy F
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Minack theatre and Rowena Cade's vision are pretty amazing and the museums very informative. Great to visit even on an overcast January day and the cafe has a lovely spread, including a rather delightful pasty.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kninjasticks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Imagine sitting on stone steps in a semi circle and on different levels. In front of you a stage so we are in an amphitheatre. The scenery behind is the sea and cliffs of Penzance bay. We have watched the musical Pirate of Penzance. Another...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank A3303XQpaulh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's amazing what a women can do when she outs her mind to it! Such an incredible sight to see. We will be coming back in the summer season to watch a play. The homemade soup in the cafe is lovely.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful sites in Cornwall! Entry fee of 5 pounds was well worth it. The cream tea at the cafe was excellent and of course, the view!!!

Date of experience: December 2018
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HootieUK
18 September 2018|
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Response from Minackman93 | Property representative |
The evening show will finish at 9.45pm. Running time 2 hr 15mins.
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PrisnaP1
29 August 2018|
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Response from Minackman93 | Property representative |
yes, we will be open from 10am until about 3.30pm.
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SamD441970
27 August 2018|
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Yes, you just can't take dogs in when we have performances on.
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