Saltash is a town and civil parish in southeast Cornwall, England, UK. It has a population of 16,184 at the 2011 census. It lies in the south east of Cornwall, facing Plymouth over the River Tamar. It was in the Caradon district until March 2009 and is known as "the Gateway to Cornwall". Saltash means ash tree by the salt mill. Saltash is best known for the I.K Brunel Railway Overpass Bridge, a towering 134-foot bridge, constructed in 1854, which frequently transports trains over the River Tamar.
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4.5 based on 75 reviews
Nice place to wander around on a sunny day. Grab a coffee or a cold one and wAtch the world sail by. Swans etc for photo opportunity with boats and the bridge in the background.
Park for the kids, big grass area for throwing the frisbee around etc. Possibility for a paddle too.
5 based on 144 reviews
Jerry, the Synagogue caretaker, is so knowlegeable about the history of Plymouth, the Synagogue and the Orthodox Jewish community who worshiped there over the centuries and brings it all to life clearly in an interesting and entertaining way. We were there over 2 hours and could easily have spent longer - it was so fascinating and informative. How could I be so familiar with Plymouth and never been to this little gem before?
4.5 based on 137 reviews
Pleasant easy hop from Admirals Hard to Mount Edgcumbe. Very cost effective (single fares cost £1.50 for adults, 75p for kids) for the 8 minute journey. The views of the Tamar are a bonus. Sit on the upper deck if the weather allows.
5 based on 102 reviews
Adventure Segway is all about being adventurous outdoors. Assemble the whole family and join us on a breathtaking adventure on board an all-terrain Segway. It's here you'll glide across one of the most diverse and magnificent grade one listed landscapes in the UK. Choose from two separate experiences. Head off on our original Coastal Expedition or escape on our Wildlife Expedition.
Was a beautifully sunny day when I went on the coastal segway trail. It was great fun and the views across the water were amazing.
The instructor/guide was very knowledgeable and helped us get full use of the segway with a downhill slalom (s if skiing) as well as ducking through trees etc.
The only downside was I paid for the photos to be taken and there has been a hitch in uploading these. To date (3 weeks hence) I am still waiting to view these and have confirmation from the company that this has been actioned.
5 based on 121 reviews
We offer theatre, workshops and arts based activities for children and their families. Theatre shows for under 5's to 15 years. Drama, dance and art workshops for children. Dance and yoga workshops for adults. We also run holiday clubs, festivals and cultural events for children engaging imaginations and inspiring furtures.
Can't recommend the Soapbox highly enough. Iain and Jacqueline are lovely people and incredibly talented. The Performances we have been to have all been superb and our children love it.Hi Matt Apologies for the delay in responding to your glowing review. So glad you have enjoyed your visits to The Soapbox. Look forward to seeing you soon. Best wishes Jacqueline
4 based on 42 reviews
It's ok down by the Saltash waterside with the towering Bridges dominating the skyline. It's pretty enough but quite small with lovely views. There is a pub (the union inn) down there with a union jack painted over the whole of the front of it. Need to choose carefully as to who should go in (if you get my meaning)!
4.5 based on 408 reviews
A superb landscaped park, fallow deer, woodland and coastal walks and marvellous view, combine to make Mount Edgcumbe one of the most spectacular attractions in the West Country at any time of the year. One of only three Grade I Listed Gardens in Cornwall.
4.5 based on 249 reviews
The ferry takes around 15 minutes to cross from Torpoint to Plymouth, stay in the car or if weather is good go up top and get a great view of the Naval vessels in Devonport.
There is no charge for foot passengers. For vehicles there is a charge, currently £1.50 for travel from Cornwall into Devon. From Devon to Cornwall is free!
4.5 based on 16 reviews
Visited here on a rainy afternoon. The staff explained the workings of the mill and demonstrated how everything worked. A lady was baking using their own flour and the biscuits tasted great. Well worth a visit.
5 based on 217 reviews
At the Barbican Theatre, we use theatre and dance to fire people up and get them excited about making, creating and exploring new moves and disciplines. We are inclusive and work with anyone who wants to join us to make outstanding theatre and dance. You can get involved as a participant or as an audience member in work that inspires, challenges, entertains and educates. We believe that creativity belongs to everyone, so we ensure that our Performances and workshops are affordable and accessible. We are also specialists in taking our work out to schools, into public spaces and to communities. Feel free to drop us a review on one of our latest shows or if you've come for a visit, let us know about your experience! Don't forget to take some snaps whilst you're in the building, whether it's with a caught-out cast member or of our B-Bar downstairs. We hope you enjoy your trip to our tucked away theatre - currently rated NUMBER ONE THEATRE IN Plymouth - so give us a 'like' on Facebook or a 'follow' on Twitter to find out more about future events!
Wonderful show at the Atheneaum, great family entertainment, much fun had by all. Lovely little venue with good interval drinks too! Grab a ticket if you canThanks so much for your kind words, we're so pleased you enjoyed A Christmas Carol and your experience of The Plymouth Athenaeum. We hope to see you again soon.
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