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  • Man the forts! Top Cornish castles

    Ready for a right royal day out? We've rounded up the best Cornish castles. Tiara (or sword) at the ready, let's go!

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    Top kid friendly beaches

    With 400 miles of Cornish coastline, from sandy bays to hidden coves full of rockpools, we're spoilt for choice when it comes to beaches - but where to head with the kids for a day out at the beach?

  • Kids Special: Cornwall 2020

    How to fill the long days of summer in Cornwall - more than 21 suggestions of events and activities for the kids, big and little.

  • Muddy Reviews: Naum Gabo, Tate St Ives

    This large scale exhibition of 20th century influential visionary and sculptor Naum Gabo is a visual delight.

  • Snowdrops everywhere!

    The snowdrops are coming out! The loveliest places to catch winter snowdrops across Cornwall and beyond over the next few weeks.

  • Our Favourite Family Outings

    14 things to do with kids in Cornwall this Summer - on and off the beaten track…

  • Christmas Comes To Cotehele This Weekend

    Cotehele is my go to National Trust estate, because its right on my door step and there’s something for everyone, from the historic quay and river, miles of doggy walks, the water mill, vast well-kept grounds and the treasures of the house itself. For those of you who haven’t been to Cotehele before or haven’t visited for […]

  • Why Tresco Abbey Garden should be on your summer scorchio list

    We are pretty spoilt for choice when it comes to great gardens across the Duchy. Team Muddy Cornwall are slowly ticking them off our bucket list. One I’d like to rave about  if you’ll kindly indulge is The Abbey Garden on Tresco, one of the five inhabited Scilly Islands. It might be 30 miles off the mainland, but I […]

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