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Trengwainton Garden

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Address: Madron, near Penzance, Cornwall, Penzance TR20 8RZ, England
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10:30 - 17:00
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Beautiful garden to visit in spring

Beautiful garden to visit in spring if you are in the area. I especially loved "William's walk" which borders a small stream.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful garden to visit in spring if you are in the area. I especially loved "William's walk" which borders a small stream.

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Bournemouth
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Mostly accessible by wheelchair - one can be borrowed on the way in - the gardens are especially enjoyable in Spring. With a book shop and gallery on site plus an excellent cafe adjacent and being easily accessible by bus from Penzance the friendly staff all help contribute to a relaxing and pleasant day out.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited Trengwainton Garden when we are on holiday in St Ives. It only took us 30mins to get to there from St Ives by car. The garden is full of life with lots of vivid plants and flowers in late April. It was very easy walk around the garden. The view at Terrace is stunning with floating sea below... More 

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Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A great setting lots of beautiful flowers out displayed at their best. Lovely woodland walks and gardens. Staff are very friendly and helpful a great National Trust venue.

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Penzance, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visit these amazing gardens for some awe and wonder with the camellias and rhododendrons in bloom. The cafe also provides fabulous food, especially the dream teas.

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Falmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best National Trust gardens and wonderful restaurant with excellent fresh food and extensive menu choices served by friendly and professional staff.

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Bucharest, Romania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The day we visited was a Bank Holiday and the garden was full of people and especially children egg hunting. The garden is Aprin is beautiful.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

National trust tearooms can be a bit hit or miss - this is definitely a hit. Lovely sandwiches is rustic bread, all tasty ingredients, nice soup. Great menu, friendly. If you want a cream tea, lunch or full afternoon tea it's perfect. Gardens are beautiful as well !

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Truro, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been there before and the gardens are beautiful but yesterday (Saturday) I wanted to take my husband there for his birthday and couldn't believe they were closed. OK, so they need a day or two off. Monday - Thursday I understand but to close on a Saturday, in Spring, the week before Easter? Total madness. Anyway, we drove... More 

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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

National Trust's Trengwainton Garden near Penzance in Cornwall. Visited March 2017 in the pouring rain but enjoyed walking the gardens. Some beautiful plants/trees in the woodland areas but due to the time of year there was no colour in the walled gardens. Would visit again during the summer months if we were in the area. Here in this warm and... More 

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