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Launceston, an old town with a compact shopping centre, sited at a major road junction, which was once the county capital.

The town has a tourist information centre in Market Street.

Ideal if you like churches, try St Mary Magdalene for it's 16th century granite carving, St Thomas's for the largest font in Cornwall, and St Stephen-by-Launceston, 1.5 miles north by the Golf Club, as this church was the mother church of the town.

Tourist Attractions in and near Launceston to Visit

Activities

Activities

Trethorne Leisure Farm Fun time for children.

Castles

Castles

Launceston Castle Ruined Norman keep and gateway, with gardens.

Museums

Museums

Lawrence House Museum The museum is in a Georgian house.

Outdoors

Out & About

Roadford Lake Country Park 6.9 miles Good for circular walks and water sports.

Railways

Railway

Launceston Steam Railway Take a trip on this narrow-gauge railway.

Zoos

Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Tamar Otter & Wildlife Centre See the otters !

Days Out around Launceston.

Travel across the remote Bodmin Moor and stop at Bolventor.

Towns Near Launceston To Visit - straight line distance:

Bratton Clovelly (9.32 miles) Callington (9.50 miles) Bolventor (10.37 miles) Lydford (11.07 miles)
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How to get to Launceston
Launceston, A30, or take the A395 off the A39

Launceston Tourist Information Centre

  • Market House Arcade
    Market Street
    Launceston
    PL15 8EP
    Tel: 01566 772321
    Email: Launcestontica@btconnect.com
Guest Houses, Bed and Breakfasts, Inns and other Hotels
Bradridge Farm
Boyton Launceston PL159RL

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Trethorne Golf Club
Kennards House near Launceston PL15 8QE

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Poole Farm
Druxton, Near St Giles on the Heath Launceston PL15 9SX

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Holiday Cottages
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Boyton near Launceston PL15 9RF
Sleeps 4
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Hardstone Barn
near Launceston PL19 0QJ
Sleeps 10
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5 Well Meadow
Egloskerry near Launceston PL15 8SS
Sleeps 6
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Launceston Weather
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Where to Stay in Launceston
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