Pendennis Castle is down towards the southernmost point of the UK in Cornwall overlooking the coast.
King Henry VIII’s built Pendennis Castle a coastal fortress overlooking the important port of Falmouth. It was still in use in more recent times and played a role in World War I.
Pendennis Castle has been voted one of the top ten English Heritage family attractions by visitors.
There is both the castle’s medieval past to explore and the gun emplacements of the First World War.
Regular family events also take place, such as a knight’s tournament. Visit the English Heritage website for more details of what’s on.