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Falmouth by Adam Gibbard courtesy of Visit Cornwall

What makes Falmouth special?


Based around a thriving harbour, Falmouth, located on the south Cornwall coast, is gateway to the beautiful Fal River which runs through an Area Of Natural Beauty.

The town is famous for its creative buzz with many art galleries displaying contemporary works and venues showcasing independent films and live bands.

The many reasons to visit (Besides The National Maritime Museum Cornwall of course) include:

Falmouth’s maritime legacy and coastal culture is a huge part of its charm boasting world class watersports on its sheltered waters including gig rowing, kayaking, diving and regularly hosting sailing events such as Falmouth Regatta, and the Pendennis Cup.

Things to do in Falmouth

Useful Falmouth links:

National Maritime Museum
Cornwall Trust
Discovery Quay
Falmouth
Cornwall
TR11 3QY

Tel: +44(0)1326 313388

Email: enquiries@nmmc.co.uk