Where to head no matter what the weather

Wet Days out

The great thing about Glynn Barton is not only is there so much to do onsite, you’re also perfectly positioned to take full advantage of absolutely everything Cornwall has to offer! So let’s give you a few ideas on where to head if you’re wanting to get out and about on a sunny day.

The Eden Project

20 minute drive

A great day out whatever the weather. With 2 enormous biomes to explore there is so much to see and do. They always have lots of events and programs on which are great for the kids and a great café for to keep your energy levels up! Check out Hangloose Adventures at Eden for a more exhilarating experience hanging from a zipwire!

National Maritime Museum

1 hour drive

Now the third largest deep water harbour in the world, Falmouth is home to the award winning Maritime Museum.  With 15 galleries illustrating the past, present and future of our island it also has a fantastic play zone for the kids.

National Marine Aquarium

50 minute drive

Large Ocean tanks and underwater tunnels are home to 40 different themed habitats. Meet the turtles, Caiman and pufferfish face to face for an interactive learning experience. It’s a great visit for the kids without being too overwhelming.

Kids Kingdom

Colliford Lake – 20 minutes

Outdoor adventure teamed with undercover play, Colliford’s Kids Kingdom provides an all-action day out for all the family. Featuring one of the biggest ball pools in Cornwall, never-ending net mazes, cart rides and a super soft play area – you won’t want to go home!

Carnglaze Caverns

20 minute drive

The Slate Caverns and Woodland Garden is home to 3 gigantic caverns the 3rd with a lake! Wander around the enchanted dell filled with fairies, guarded by loyal dragons and home to the hobbits and other magical woodland creatures.

Ben's Playworld

25 minute drive

Another large indoor play area – very close to Charlestown which is a lovely fishing village with Tall Ships a couple of good places to eat, beach and Shipwreck and Heritage Museum.

Newquay Aquarium

25 minute drive

Large Ocean tanks and underwater tunnels are home to 40 different themed habitats. Meet the turtles, Caiman and pufferfish face to face for an interactive learning experience. It’s a great visit for the kids without being too overwhelming.