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King Arthur's Great Halls

King Arthur's Great Halls Fore Street, Tintagel PL34 0DA, England
+44 1840 770526
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Rather odd and old fashioned but strangely interesting

The experience starts off rather oddly but the rooms behind the initial entrance are interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Alverbig
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Gosport, United Kingdom
A Real Hidden Gem

Not, to many people, the best known attraction in Tintagel, but not to be missed. After a really... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
barry067
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Bishop Auckland
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King Arthur's Great Halls Fore Street, Tintagel PL34 0DA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The experience starts off rather oddly but the rooms behind the initial entrance are interesting. Worth a visit but could do with some updating.

Thank Alverbig
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Not, to many people, the best known attraction in Tintagel, but not to be missed. After a really well done audio visual presentation by "Merlin", you are free to enjoy, at your own pace, the fabulous great hall, with its many superb stained glass windows,...More

Thank barry067
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Came across King Arthur's Great Halls as we walked along the main street. On entering wasn't sure what to expect, but so glad we went inside. What an amazing piece of history that's shared with everyone who enters - won't spoil it for you, but...More

Thank Jean H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked past King Artur's Hall on first night in Tintagel.Promised myself I would visit later in the week. Didn't really know what to expect.Gentleman in the shop very helpful and knowledgeable. But what a surprise the Great Hall was!!Beautiful stained glass windows and lots of...More

Thank Mary M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in here on the way to the castle. We were very lucky as the coach party due was late, so we had the whole place to ourselves! It starts with a 10 minute recording telling the story of king Arthur, the beautiful artwork on...More

Thank Paula A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The entrance gives no idea of what lies behind. We were the only ones in our tour which started with a short presentation illuminating the pictures in the smaller hall telling the story of Merlin, narrated by Robert Powell. Then on to the magnificent Great...More

Thank SKD71
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly and helpful gentlemen, very knowledgeable about the halls. Listened to the Arthurian story in the small hall and then off to the Great Hall. Beautiful stained glass windows, lots of information about each one next to them. It’s very impressive - you can even...More

1  Thank Vyx C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great I highly recommend this to anyone who likes Arthurian legends a ten minute talk by "Merlin" about the rise and fall of Arthur is very interesting then onto the great hall itself which has a huge granite throne and some beautiful...More

Thank Richard S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We only popped in because my friend loves the legend however, I'm so glad we did, it was stunning! There are no words to describe the surprise of the sheer size and detail in The Great Hall. The caretaker was such a lovely chap. He...More

Thank Sarah F
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited there on a family members birthday. Really special place and the man who works there is kind and friendly. The stained glass windows are amazing, I was in awe! The granite and the energy of the place is something to be experienced.

Thank lilacangel2018
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5 February 2018|
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Response from stormcrow | Reviewed this property |
There is no ramp going through the front, but no steps, and just normal glass door at the entrance.into the shop and entrance. I do not recall a disabled toilet I'm afraid.
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Stephanie S
2 June 2017|
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Response from Custodian1516 | Property representative |
Hello Stephanie, Thank you for your enquiry. Adults are £5.00 and children are £3.00. A family ticket (2 adults and up to 4 children) is £10. Many thanks, John (Custodian)
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Cynthia S
18 March 2017|
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Response from Custodian1516 | Property representative |
Hello Cynthia, Yes, we are open in June. We open Tuesday-Sunday, 10.00am-5.00pm. We are closed Mondays. Best wishes, John
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