Welcome to the Minack Theatre Cornwall's
world famous open-air theatre!
The Minack Theatre is Cornwall's world famous open-air
Our SUMMER SEASON of theatre runs from May to September
presenting drama, musicals and opera in this most dramatic of
VISIT US BY DAY and explore this world famous open-air
theatre created from a cliffside at Porthcurno by Rowena Cade.
Our SUB-TROPICAL GARDENS have become an established
favourite, especially for gardeners with a taste for the exotic.
The succulent plants thrive on the open cliffside providing an
added dash of colour to the Minack all year round.
The Rowena Cade Exhibition Centre
Here we tell you the remarkable story of Rowena
The story of a girl who enjoyed the gentility of
Victorian Cheltenham and grew up to build an internationally famous
cliffside theatre with her own hands.
The story of how a local village play in 1929 led
to the seventeen week summer season now staged in the Minacks
750 seat fully equipped auditorium.
Come and enjoy the wealth of photographs, models
and audio-visual displays.