Tintagel Old Post Office - National Trust

Tintagel Old Post Office - National Trust
Fore Street
PL34 0DB

logo: Heritage Open Days 2014






01840 770024

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Tintagel Old Post Office
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One of the Trust's most delightful medieval buildings, enhanced by a cottage garden
* 600 year-old traditional Cornish Longhouse
* Set in enchanting cottage gardens
* Carefully restored Victorian post office
* Furnished with local oak furniture (some pieces as early as 16th-century)

Venue Type:

Historic house or home

Opening hours

2014 opening
15-23 February 11am-4pm, 8 March-6 April 11am-4pm, 7 April-28 September 10:30am-5:30pm, 29 September-2 November 11am-4pm, last admission is half an hour before close.

Admission charges

£3.70, child £1.80, family £9.20, family (1 adult) £5.50. Groups (10+) £3.15


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Getting there

Find us on Tintagel's main street, opposite King Arthur's Arms public house and car park.

A fine collection of Victorian postal memorabilia, 19th century samplers and furniture dating from the 17th century.

Collection details

Decorative and Applied Art

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faggots, futtocks and furze

  • Until 12 October 2014 *on now
  • From 6 October 2014

Making good use of our local gorse and tickling our taste-buds, visit us to see our bread oven come alive as we bake Cornish treats. The oven will only be lit on certain days
please call us to find out more.


Normal admission applies

Haunting half term

  • Until 31 October 2014 *on now
  • From 25 October 2014

Ready to explore the Old Post Office in a different light? Why not come along and try out our UV light trail this half term.


Normal admission applies

Tricks and treats

  • Until 31 October 2014 *on now
  • From 31 October 2014

Join us for an evening of goulish games, spooky stories and a goody bag of tricks and treats. Booking essential.


£5 per child, £3 per adult, children must be accompanied.

Getting there

Find us on Tintagel's main street, opposite King Arthur's Arms public house and car park.