Things to do in Bodmin
Picturesque town and an ideal base for exploring more of Cornwall
Are you looking for interesting things to do in Bodmin? We've got lots of ideas for you and places to go in your leisure time.
Known for... Bodmin Moor, Bodmin Gaol and Beast of Bodmin
Did you know...
- John Arnold, famous watchmaker and inventor was born and raised in Bodmin.
- Bodmin is a very popular location for film and television shoots. Much of The Beatles 'Magical mystery tour' was shot there.
Bodmin And Wenford Railway
Discover the excitement and nostalgia of steam travel with a journey back in time on the Bodmin & Wenford Railway.☎ 0120873555Recommended by Pamela Bryant, Birmingham
Bodmin Jail is a unique heritage asset and all weather family attraction.Recommended by Traceyanne Holmes, Cardiff“You can walk around freely downstairs the have a lovely meal and drink in the bar upstairs”
English Heritage - Great 13th-century circular shell-keep of Restormel still encloses the principal rooms of the castle.
|Nr Restormel Road|
National Trust - Magnificent High Victorian country house.Recommended by Alison Dawes, Worcester
Cabilla And Redrice Woods Nature Reserve FREE
Situated in the Glyn Valley, this is one of the largest and finest ancient woodlands in Cornwall.
Bodmin Beacon Local Nature Reserve FREE
Most people have seen the monument standing proud above Bodmin, but how many realise what lies at its feet.
Colliford Lake Park FREE
With ample parking, picnic areas and lakeside walks, Colliford provides the opportunity for a peaceful day in the countryside.
Cardinham Woods FREE
Cardinham is a beautiful mixed woodland, popular with local dog walkers, cyclists, and horse riders.
Helman Tor Nature Reserve FREE
This large wetland complex spreading from the slopes of Helman Tor is one of the wildlife gems of the County.
|between Redmoor and Bokiddick|
Dragon Leisure Centre
We have great indoor and outdoor sports facilities for swimming, tennis, badminton, squash and all-weather football and hockey.
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