Things to do When you Visit Penryn – Kernick

It is easy to spend time exploring Penryn’s main street, with the wonderful architecture, museum, galleries, coffee shops and intriguing side streets but the town extends far wider. Here are a few things to do when you explore around Kernick industrial estate. Walking Tucked behind Kernick industrial estate is the historic Tremough House & Gardens. The house, now […]

Guest Blog – Why I Love Penryn by Jordan Ciacci

Peaceful yet so full of life is how best to describe Penryn in my opinion. When you walk down the main high street you are greeted with bunting everywhere, the fantastic clock tower, the superb view across to Falmouth and also the almighty church…pardon the pun. Then when you continue to walk down the main […]

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Free Art Friday

From September the 18th, (2015), local artists and makers will be donating free art for visitors to the town, but, you have to find it! Each Friday piece’s of art of all shapes, sizes and media will be hidden around the town. A series of clues will then be posted on the Free Art Friday, […]

Penryn Town Hall, Market House & Clock Tower

Penryn’s Town Hall, Market House & Clock Tower began with the construction of the original Market House in the C16th. Well known local traveler and diarist , Peter Mundy, (1539 – 1667), described the building as a, ‘handsome market-house, elevated, about the middle of the towne.’ In 1666 a, salt house was added and in […]