Calendar

Jul
27
Thu
Guided Walk of Polruan
Jul 27 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Meet at the Coal Wharf , Polruan

Cost: £5 adult £2 Child

Find out about our shipbuilding heritage. The yards, the trades, the voyages, the mariners, the Pilots, the Coastguard.

Discover the truth about smugglers, privateers and wreckers                      

Imagine our 14th century blockhouse castle defending the town against foreign fleets

Uncover what happened here in WW2

Visit the remnants of our 8th century chapel.

Learn about how our churches were built and how one came to have stained glass by William Morris and Edward Burne-Jones

Hear about how Daphne du Maurier got the inspiration for her first book in Polruan and the fascinating story of the real family it was based on.

And much more…

The terrain includes several short flights of steps and steep hills and may not be suitable for those with certain mobility impairments

 

Aug
1
Tue
Guided Walk of Fowey
Aug 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Adults £5 Child £2   

Meet at Town Quay at 11am for a two hour guided walk with one of our accredited guides.

Find out about Foweys pirates, smugglers, shipbuilders and townsfolk over the centuries 

and explore the historic buildings  of the Town.              

Learn about the ships that were built here. Where they went and what they brought back.

Imagine the different sieges of the town, by the French, Dutch and Spanish fleets.

Uncover the Fowey area’s literary connections to Daphne Du Maurier; where she lived, how she was inspired and on what she based her novels. See where Kenneth Grahame was inspired to write ‘Wind in the willows’. Hear about Arthur Quiller Couch, and the many other writers who made the area their home.

The walk includes several flights of steps and may not be suitable for those with certain mobility impairments.

Aug
3
Thu
Guided Walk of Polruan
Aug 3 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Meet at the Coal Wharf , Polruan

Cost: £5 adult £2 Child

Find out about our shipbuilding heritage. The yards, the trades, the voyages, the mariners, the Pilots, the Coastguard.

Discover the truth about smugglers, privateers and wreckers                      

Imagine our 14th century blockhouse castle defending the town against foreign fleets

Uncover what happened here in WW2

Visit the remnants of our 8th century chapel.

Learn about how our churches were built and how one came to have stained glass by William Morris and Edward Burne-Jones

Hear about how Daphne du Maurier got the inspiration for her first book in Polruan and the fascinating story of the real family it was based on.

And much more…

The terrain includes several short flights of steps and steep hills and may not be suitable for those with certain mobility impairments

 

FOWEY AT WAR EXHIBITION @ Fowey Town Hall
Aug 3 @ 12:00 pm – Aug 4 @ 8:00 pm

fowey at War

 Publicising this for Fowey History Group and Fowey Museum             

Aug
8
Tue
Guided Walk of Fowey
Aug 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Adults £5 Child £2   

Meet at Town Quay at 11am for a two hour guided walk with one of our accredited guides.

Find out about Foweys pirates, smugglers, shipbuilders and townsfolk over the centuries 

and explore the historic buildings  of the Town.              

Learn about the ships that were built here. Where they went and what they brought back.

Imagine the different sieges of the town, by the French, Dutch and Spanish fleets.

Uncover the Fowey area’s literary connections to Daphne Du Maurier; where she lived, how she was inspired and on what she based her novels. See where Kenneth Grahame was inspired to write ‘Wind in the willows’. Hear about Arthur Quiller Couch, and the many other writers who made the area their home.

The walk includes several flights of steps and may not be suitable for those with certain mobility impairments.

Aug
10
Thu
Guided Walk of Polruan
Aug 10 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Meet at the Coal Wharf , Polruan

Cost: £5 adult £2 Child

Find out about our shipbuilding heritage. The yards, the trades, the voyages, the mariners, the Pilots, the Coastguard.

Discover the truth about smugglers, privateers and wreckers                      

Imagine our 14th century blockhouse castle defending the town against foreign fleets

Uncover what happened here in WW2

Visit the remnants of our 8th century chapel.

Learn about how our churches were built and how one came to have stained glass by William Morris and Edward Burne-Jones

Hear about how Daphne du Maurier got the inspiration for her first book in Polruan and the fascinating story of the real family it was based on.

And much more…

The terrain includes several short flights of steps and steep hills and may not be suitable for those with certain mobility impairments

 

Aug
15
Tue
Guided Walk of Fowey
Aug 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Adults £5 Child £2   

Meet at Town Quay at 11am for a two hour guided walk with one of our accredited guides.

Find out about Foweys pirates, smugglers, shipbuilders and townsfolk over the centuries 

and explore the historic buildings  of the Town.              

Learn about the ships that were built here. Where they went and what they brought back.

Imagine the different sieges of the town, by the French, Dutch and Spanish fleets.

Uncover the Fowey area’s literary connections to Daphne Du Maurier; where she lived, how she was inspired and on what she based her novels. See where Kenneth Grahame was inspired to write ‘Wind in the willows’. Hear about Arthur Quiller Couch, and the many other writers who made the area their home.

The walk includes several flights of steps and may not be suitable for those with certain mobility impairments.

Aug
17
Thu
Guided Walk of Polruan
Aug 17 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Meet at the Coal Wharf , Polruan

Cost: £5 adult £2 Child

Find out about our shipbuilding heritage. The yards, the trades, the voyages, the mariners, the Pilots, the Coastguard.

Discover the truth about smugglers, privateers and wreckers                      

Imagine our 14th century blockhouse castle defending the town against foreign fleets

Uncover what happened here in WW2

Visit the remnants of our 8th century chapel.

Learn about how our churches were built and how one came to have stained glass by William Morris and Edward Burne-Jones

Hear about how Daphne du Maurier got the inspiration for her first book in Polruan and the fascinating story of the real family it was based on.

And much more…

The terrain includes several short flights of steps and steep hills and may not be suitable for those with certain mobility impairments

 

Aug
22
Tue
Guided Walk of Fowey
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Meet at Town Quay at 11am.

Do a two hour guided walk with one of our accredited guides.

Find out about Fowey’s past. Its connections with Henry VIII, Drake and Raleigh, the Black Prince and Charles 1

Discover the truth about pirates, privateers, smugglers, murderers, wreckers, saints and pilgrims of days gone by.

Visit ancient hostelries, gun batteries, 12th century churches, Tudor Castles, Medieval houses.

Learn about the ships that were built here. Where they went and what they brought back

Imagine the different sieges of the town, by the French, Dutch and Spanish fleets.

Uncover the Fowey area’s literary connections to Daphne Du Maurier; where she lived, how she was inspired and on what she based her novels. See where Kenneth Grahame was inspired to write ‘Wind in the willows’. Hear about Arthur Quiller Couch, and the many other writers who made the area their home.

Tickets: Adults £5. Children£2

The terrain includes several flights of steps and may not be suitable for those with certain mobiltiy impairments.

Aug
24
Thu
Guided Walk of Polruan
Aug 24 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Meet at the Coal Wharf , Polruan

Cost: £5 adult £2 Child

Find out about our shipbuilding heritage. The yards, the trades, the voyages, the mariners, the Pilots, the Coastguard.

Discover the truth about smugglers, privateers and wreckers                      

Imagine our 14th century blockhouse castle defending the town against foreign fleets

Uncover what happened here in WW2

Visit the remnants of our 8th century chapel.

Learn about how our churches were built and how one came to have stained glass by William Morris and Edward Burne-Jones

Hear about how Daphne du Maurier got the inspiration for her first book in Polruan and the fascinating story of the real family it was based on.

And much more…

The terrain includes several short flights of steps and steep hills and may not be suitable for those with certain mobility impairments