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Guided Walking Tour of Penzance town

| Railway Station, Penzance TR18 2NF, England
+44 7919 681535
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Outstandingly researched guide to old Penzance

I was part of a party to be guided about the older parts of Penzance on 19th June 2018. I find... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Michael S
Fascination & Friendly Tour

Anna was a very friendly tour-guide, who really knows her stuff! She was happy to answer our many... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
cloud_doctor
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I will be waiting outside Penzance railway station in my pink jacket and colourful hat. You will be amazed about the history of our famous town Penzance . We will along and see the amazing changes or in some places no change for 100s of years. History , legends,myths and lots of pictures of bygone times . Drop on tours every Tuesday and Thursday 1030am (March - October). No booking required Private tours: If you are not in town for the drop on tours,just book me for a tour for a time that suits you Literary tours available on request. Bespoke tours: did your family originate from the area? Email me some details and I try to include them in your tour Mit einer Stadtführung erleben sie die faszinierende Geschichte von Penzance
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Railway Station, Penzance TR18 2NF, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was part of a party to be guided about the older parts of Penzance on 19th June 2018. I find myself merely reinforcing the chorus of praise of Anna's sparkling introduction to the history of her adopted home town. Anna knows much about what...More

Thank Michael S
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Anna was a very friendly tour-guide, who really knows her stuff! She was happy to answer our many questions, we had a wonderful hour with her, and highly recommend it. It really brought Penzance to life and made the rest of our stay even more...More

Thank cloud_doctor
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

We had prearranged with Anna for our tour for our first full day in Penzance which was a Sunday. Throughout the process, Anna was completely professional and we were pleased that her professionalism extended throughout the tour. Without once being dull or pedanic, she introduced...More

Thank FineMind
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

A great tour, highly informative, highly recommended. Walking in Penzance through the eyes of tour guide Adriana who speaks Dutch and German very well. The appointment starts at Penzance train station. On arrival Adriana told us about the railway, the Nature Swimming Pool (Art Deco...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017

I booked a tour with Anna to begin minutes after our arrival in Penzance. She was friendly, welcoming and introduced us to the town both past and present in an interesting and informative manner. Beginning our stay with Anna's tour meant that for the rest...More

Thank calipsouk
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Our tour with Anna was great. Learned so much about Penzance, in particular the fascinating history. Was so impressed with Anna's extensive knowledge, she clearly does a lot of research and had very up to date knowledge of recent discoveries/developments. Her passion for Penzance makes...More

Thank ellenryley
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

Meet Anna at the station and she will accompany you back in time with tales of aspirational Victorians, invading spaniards, the strength of walls and the social injustices of fishing slum clearances, all illuminated with pictures from the past. Anna was immediately responsive to my...More

Thank anniemitchellhome
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Reviewed 25 November 2016

It was a cold and wet day in November and we wanted an introduction to late Victorian Penzance. Even though there were only us two as customers Anna rose to the climatic challenge as well as adapting her tour to pick out points and photos...More

Thank Oliver B
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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed this tour. She really knows her stuff! We walked at a pace comfortable for everyone. She had tales and information about the places we went. She had photographs of how things used to look. She told us lots of interesting things about...More

Thank Cathy33pz
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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Anna was so accommodating. She agreed to do this tour for us at a time we could make as we weren't in Penzance for her usual scheduled times. She was easy to communicate with to arrange it, helpful and fun to be with. She has...More

Thank Lovetorove
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lizard43
24 April 2018|
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Response from mcclaryanna | Property representative |
Sorry. trip advisor won't let me post a web address. But if you google Guided Walking tours of Penzance I pop up. Sorry
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GEORGE C
7 July 2017|
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Response from mcclaryanna | Property representative |
The tour is £6.50pp. Thursday is drop on tour at 10.30am. You just turn up, no booking required.If you would like a tour on Wednesday you have to contact me via my website
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15 June 2015|
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When is the best time to visit Cornwall? I have in mind May or June Which is the best?
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