First & Last Cottages Site Map
Cornwall's Gardens in August
Summertime at Trengwainton, Penzance
Visit this sheltered garden bursting with exotic trees and shrubs. Experience stunning views and an abundance of exotic trees and shrubs in a garden cradled just inland of Mount's Bay. If you love the sunshine, warm yourself on Trengwainton's Terrace with its wide sea views or, if it's shade you are after, the garden has lots of cool, tree-lined paths that are perfect for walking you and your dog.
Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, St. Ives
Discover the magical home and unique garden of artist Barbara Hepworth. It offers a remarkable insight into the work and outlook of one of Britain's most important 20th century artists. You can see sculptures in bronze, stone and wood along with paintings, drawings and archive material.
Tremenheere Sculpture Garden, Gulval, Penzance
In a beautiful sheltered valley, the woods, stream and dramatic vistas provide a perfect setting for large scale exotic and sub-tropical planting. Interwoven with this there is an evolving programme of high quality contemporary art installations - don't miss The Restless Temple