Just over half an hour from St Merryn is Cornwall’s only city!
Defined so because of it’s spectacular Cathedral. Truro is the shopping hub of Cornwall, next to the water and complete with cobbled streets. It is also where our marketing, administration and accounts team are based.
The Cathedral of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Truro is an Anglican cathedral located in the city of Truro. It was built between 1880 and 1910 and it is one of only three cathedrals in the United Kingdom with three spires.
Entrance is free and there is a gift and coffee shop on site.
Royal Cornwall Museum
For visitors with a passion for the past the Royal Cornwall Museum will delight and amaze. Nearly 200 years old it has acquired a wide and varied collection encompassing all aspects of Cornwall’s history, culture and environment.
Image taken from RCM
If you are in Truro and enjoy burgers you have to try Hub Box. The Hub originated in St Ives and the amazing food is spreading across the county.
Hall for Cornwall
Hall for Cornwall is a thriving theatre in the heart of Truro, Cornwall. Staging everything from classical to rock concerts, and musicals to drama there is always something to see.
Bustopher Jones Wine Bar and Restaurant
A lovely restaurant in the heart of Truro.
Lemon Street Market
Full of individual shops, offering foods, gifts, furniture and even a barber. The Lemon Street Market offers a choice of art and food for you to enjoy.
A beautiful outside space including recently updated outdoor play equipment and a beautiful lake with a nature walk. A completely free day out unless you want a cornish ice cream!!
Mount Hawke Skate Park
Mount Hawke Skate Park is one of the largest skate parks in the UK too if you’ve got kids that love to skate they will love it there. This skate park is built inside a barn. The Skate Park is divided into several separate areas, with a range of other facilities available, including a Social Area with comfy seats, free Wi-Fi, a pool table, and table tennis.