Godolphin - National Trust

Godolphin - National Trust
Godolphin Cross
Helston
Cornwall
TR13 9RE
England

logo: Heritage Open Days 2014

Website

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/godolphin

E-mail

godolphin@nationaltrust.org.uk

Telephone

01736 763194

Fax

General Enquiries

+44 (0) 1736 763 194

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
A path winds through the bluebell wood in April on the estate at Godolphin House, near Helston, Cornwall
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A historic house and medieval garden all set within an ancient and atmospheric estate

Discover Godolphin, one of the most fashionable houses in Cornwall in the 17th century. Long since abandoned, you can soak up the atmosphere of peace and antiquity as you explore this romantic home.

Wander around the 16th century garden, one of the most important historic gardens in Europe. It has barely changed over the years.

Venue Type:

Garden, parklands or rural site, Historic house or home

Opening hours

Please check the National Trust website before visiting.

Admission charges

Adults: £5.00
Children: £1.50

Collection details

Social History

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
photograph of walking boots on a cairn

Explore the Estate

  • 2 October 2014 1-2:30pm *on now
  • 9 October 2014 1-2:30pm
  • 16 October 2014 1-2:30pm
  • 23 October 2014 1-2:30pm
  • 30 October 2014 1-2:30pm

If you're keen to explore the countryside, and would like to learn a little more about the flora and fauna, join one of our experienced guides on an accompanied walk. Learn about Godolphin's rich mining history, and explore the estate's archaeology as well as taking in some breathtaking views. Your relaxed and informative guide will take you along footpaths, up hills and through stiles so make sure you bring your walking boots!

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Normal admission charges apply: Adult: £8.50, Child: £4.25.

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/godolphin/things-to-see-and-do/events/

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Fungi Foray

  • 12 October 2014 11am-3pm

Join our experts at Godolphin, as they uncover the secret world of fungi. Why not join the fungi walk at 13:30, to find real examples? If you've got a question about fungi in your garden at home, or you just want to find out more, come along and take a closer look under the microscope.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Normal admission charges apply: Adult: £8.50, Child: £4.25.

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/godolphin/things-to-see-and-do/events/

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