Please Note - The Centre is now closed for the winter and will re-open on Friday March 31st 2017.
We have had a great year and really enjoyed welcoming all of our visitors. Judging by the lovely comments in the visitor's book most of you seem to appreciate this historic site as much as we do! There are plans and projects ahead so please check in every so often for updates ( you can also follow us on Facebook).
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The centre is located at Slaughterbridge near the medieval market town of Camelford (considered by some to be the site of Camelot) in North Cornwall, and set in 20 acres surrounding 'King Arthur's Stone'. Both the inscribed stone and battle are both dated by earliest stories to AD540.
** OPEN - 10-5, 7 days a week until the end of the October half-term holiday!
Visitors can walk through the fields where King Arthur and Mordred met for their last battle.
Read about the legends and the history in our exhibition room, watch a video presentation on the site and legends. There is something for everyone including brass rubbing, children's quiz, a nature trail; gift shop and, for our smaller visitors, a play castle.
Unravel fact from fiction. What links King Arthur to Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter and Shrek? Come and find out. Archaeological site open to the public. Now open is “Lady Falmouth’s Secret Garden”, an 18th century garden rediscovered in 2005. Ongoing restoration - come and visit now and visit the garden gradually brought to life!!
On this site.....
King Arthur's Stone (also known as King Arthur's Grave)
Land of Arthur Exhibition
Lady Falmouth's Secret Garden
King Arthur's Cornwall Discovery Trail (including Tintagel (Castel Dyntagell) and St. Nectan's Glen
Cornish Legends and History
Information about the County of Cornwall
The Arthurian Centre is open
7 days a week from 10am - 5pm
(March 26th - October 30th 2016)
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