King Arthur in Cornwall

'A 6th C. inscribed stone marks the legendary site where Arthur and Mordred met for the battle which ended the fellowship of the round table in A.D. 537'

King Arthur in Cornwall

Arthurian Centre

The Arthurian Centre is open

7 days a week from 10am - 5pm,
from Easter - November 2nd 2014.

Arthurian Centre statue of King Arthur - created by Terry English and kindly funded by The Arthurian Heritage Trust.



Archaeologists will be working on site again from July 12th - 27th 2014.
 Come and meet them - have a go!

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.

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.....

Camlann Battlefield

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

Arthurian Manuscripts




Contact Details and Directions




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