Built in the 1740's, step back in time & enjoy free admission to the Mevagissey exhibition. Three floors of wonderful memorabilia offer a fascinating insight into life in 'Meva' over the years. Mevagissey Museum website.
One of the world's great model collections. Up to 40 computerised trains running in sequence. Keeping railway history alive!
Mevagissey Marine Aquarium
View the various species of fish you could catch on your fishing trip. Free admission.
Enjoy a 2 hour Mackerel fishing trip from Mevagissey Quay – rod and tackle supplied. Keep your catch to barbecue later! For a longer trip, why not try a 4 -8 hour deep sea fishing experience – main target species being coalfish, cod, ling, Pollock, conger eel and mackerel. More recent sightings have been barracuda and tuna. Shark, wreck or reef fishing also available. Self-drive motorboats for hire.
Mevagissey Shark Angling Centre
Shop on the quay, for tackle, bait and booking angling trips. Telephone: 01726 843430.
For those who would prefer to watch from dry land, the fish landing berth is situated directly opposite No5!
Take the 35 minute crossing from The Lighthouse Quay, buy your ticket onboard. Fowey has great walks, galleries, shops & an abundance of eateries.
Pentewan Valley Cycle Trail
3 miles long and totally car free and flat so very suitable for families on bikes. Car parking at either end and bike hire available [ Tel; 01726 844242 www.pentewanvalleycyclehire.co.uk ].
Golf courses are available in Carlyon Bay [a dramatic course on the cliffs towards the port of par] Tel; 01726 814250 www.carlyongolf.com and at Porthpean [again on the cliffs facing St.Austell] Tel; 01726 64613.