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Great walking area

Another bad choice on a rainy day but still enjoyed it very much. The guy in the car park was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gary H
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Prague, Czech Republic
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Lovely sunny morning when we visited so were able to stroll around the site and walk a bit of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lauraG6734EA
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Westward Ho, United Kingdom
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With the help of a generous grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund, Trinity House renovated the Engine Room at Lizard Lighthouse, retaining some of the old engines. It now also features new exhibition material, an audio visual room and a number of...more
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Cornwall TR12 7NT, The Lizard TR12 7NT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Another bad choice on a rainy day but still enjoyed it very much. The guy in the car park was great. We arrived at closing time and allowed us to make a donation. Walked down to the small cafe and around the light house. Dog...More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely sunny morning when we visited so were able to stroll around the site and walk a bit of the coast path behind the Lighthouse. The view along the coastline were very special. The downside was that The Heritage Centre was closed on a Saturday....More

Thank lauraG6734EA
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Don and Caroline are both passionate keepers of our lighthouse heritage and have set out the history of our lights in an engaging manner. There is a lot to read and do for all ages. Don and Caroline wear their knowledge lightly but have a...More

Thank SwordMaiden
Reviewed 8 June 2018

definitely need to do the tour of the actual lighthouse to make a visit worthwhile. Great views while we were waiting after we had explored the heritage centre. We liked being able to ship spot what freight ships were passing (you can find out what...More

Thank Clare W
Reviewed 2 June 2018

took the family here, got there at 12.30 told next tour of light house was 3pm only take 20 people. not enough to do there so came away waste of £4.00 for the car park as only there 20 mins.More

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Lynn P, Owner at Lizard Lighthouse Heritage Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are sorry to hear that you were not able to complete a tour of the Lighthouse when you arrived. Lizard Lighthouse and Heritage Centre is a very popular attraction and as such the tour slots, which are available throughout the day, do fill up...More

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Caroline was a great hostess and extremely helpful in our tour of the lighthouse and Don encouraged the best parts of the museum. My parents in their 70s, my kids aged 10 and 13 and I went up the lighthouse and to the museum. Fairly...More

Thank Jo L
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Enjoyable tour around a working lighthouse including sound effects by the foghorn. The guide gives a good and interesting tour of the lighthouse with plenty of interesting facts.

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Visited the lighthouse centre, staff were lovely and we enjoyed the bits of the centre we could visit. But our son is under 1.10m we could not go up the lighthouse 😣

Thank DaveandDebsGif
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

This is one of my favourite places in Cornwall, lizard and Kynance Cove is beautiful, and I enjoyed spotting seals, it was perfect. Prepare to do some walking but it’s worth it

Thank lister_natalie82
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Although small the staff were excellent and very knowledgeable. There is a lot of information here and a computer showing ship movement in the area . Much about the lighthouse history. One of the lady's here is the first woman light housekeeper in the country....More

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Response from Margaret K | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's £9 each this includes a passport that lasts for at least a year , you can give it to friends, it's £8 otherwise , we really enjoyed the tour , includes museum too !
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