Penlee Park is a beautiful place to wander around or to take a picnic. Set within the gardens surrounding Penlee House and Gallery in the heart of Penzance. It is a beautiful wooded park with sub-tropical plants and mature trees, which includes a superb childrens play area with play equipment for a variety of ages. The tranquil Memorial Garden and Sensory Garden offer places for quiet enjoyment. There is a Victorian pond, open air theatre and also the courts for Penzance tennis club. It is an ideal place to wander around before or after a visit to the gallery.
The Licensed Orangery Cafe has outdoor seating on the terrace and serves cakes and light lunches using the best of local produce. Child portions available. Dogs are welcome on leads within the park, but dogs are not permitted in the house or gallery.
Penlee Park Open Air Theatre - The summer season runs from June until September, presenting both professional and amateur theatre, opera, comedy and music of the highest quality from both national and local touring companies.
Photo Credit - Penlee Open Air Theatre