Tintagel Old Post Office - National Trust

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

Website

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/tintagel-old-post-office

E-mail

tintageloldpo@nationaltrust.org.uk

Telephone

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

Discounts

  • National Trust
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

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 ladybird

Fun in the Sun Hunt for Bugs

  • 6 August 2014 11am-4pm

Join us to make a bug hotel and hunt for bugs in your own garden.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10

Admission

Normal admission applies

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

Girl with flowers

Fun in the Sun: Create Wild Art

  • 13 August 2014 11am-4pm

Join us in the back garden to create some wild art. All materials are supplied but feel free to go on a nature walk and bring along some of your own natural materials to create your art work.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

Fun in the sun knitting workshop

  • Until 27 August 2014 *on now
  • From 27 August 2014

Why not have some fun with wool? Join us for a day of knitting and making wool creatures.

Admission

Normal admission applies

Heritage Open Day

  • Until 13 September 2014 *on now
  • From 13 September 2014

Free entry for all on Saturday 13 September 2014. Celebrate the UKs wealth of heritage and culture.

Admission

Free admission for 1 day only!

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.

Admission

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.

Admission

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.

Admission

£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.

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