The Arthurian Centre
Type: Historic Site
In 20 acres surrounding 'King Arthur's Stone'. Walks through the fields where King Arthur and Mordred met for their last battle. Inscribed stone and battle both dated by earliest stories to AD540. Lots to do and read about the legend and the history. 1,000ft exhibition room. Video loop and brass rubbing, children's quiz, nature trail. Local products gift shop, play castle. Unravel fact from fiction. What links King Arthur to Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter and Shrek? Come and find out. Archaeological site open to the public. “Lady Falmouth’s Secret Garden” 18th century garden rediscovered in 2005. Ongoing restoration - come and visit now and visit the garden gradually brought to life!!
Archaeologists will also be on site from the 12th to 27th July for the Festival of British Archaeology, digging and providing guided tours of recent excavations