With sweeping panoramic views of the southern coast, Plymouth is a maritime treasure awaiting your discovery. Bursting with beaches, museums, history and heritage, and unique attractions, the city is the perfect destination for a summer staycation or winter adventure. See below for a selection of top Plymouth attractions.

What's on in Plymouth

25 November 2018 - 03 March 2019
Become a Polar Bear Explorer in Plymouth! 20 Polar Bear cubs will be let loose across Plymouth’s Waterfront with each of them containing an important fact about the Artic and how plastic if affecting their homes.

11 - 12 May
Head to the waterfront for a swashbuckling day of fun at Pirates Weekend Plymouth. This award-winning family event returns and promises to give you a great adventure-filled day out.

Staff Recommends

Best Bar: Kitty O'Hanlon's on St Andrew St is a popular Irish bar, famous for its live music and great atmosphere. A must visit for anyone, especially on bank holidays and St Patrick’s Day.

Best Family Activity: Bring the kids for a quick round of pitch and putt at West Hoe Park or simply soak up the natural environs of this beautiful amenity.

Best Sight: The most magical sight in Plymouth is undoubtedly Sunset on The Hoe. Allow yourself to be captivated by the glory of the setting sun over Plymouth Sound.

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