See a Performance Under the Stars at the Minack Theatre

The world famous Minack Theatre is one of the top 10 outdoor events in the world. Perched on the cliffs high above the Atlantic ocean enjoy a tour or a live performance of drama, musicals & opera, music, comedy or story-telling with stunning sea views.
What's Included?
  • Watch a Performance at the Famous Minack Theatre
  • Choose From a Programme Including Drama, Musicals & Opera, Music, Comedy & Story-telling
  • Learn About the Theatre’s History with a Tour
  • Stunning Views of the Atlantic Ocean

Why do it?

“Memorable performance overlooking the sea and under Cornish skies.”

Experience Details
How Long Will it Last?

Doors open at 1pm for a 2pm performance and 7pm for the 8pm performance. The theatre opens an hour before so you can enjoy sitting and looking at the view. Feel free to bring a picnic to enjoy before the show.

When Can I Go?

Tours are available all year round from 10am (except Christmas and when performances are in progress). Last entry is 3pm (winter) and 5pm April to Sept.

Design Your Experience

Just choose the option you’d like in checkout. If choosing both adult and child options please buy separately in the basket but it will be combined at checkout.

  • Theatre Performance
    • Lower Terraces Adult - £14 
    • Lower Terraces Under 16 - £7
  • Performance & Theatre Tour
    • Performance & Tour Adult - £19
    • Performance & Tour Under 16 - £9.50

Tickets are for un-reserved seats and the terraces do not have individual seats. On arrival you’ll be shown to the next available seat. If you want to sit together as a group it’s important to arrive together.

Things to Know
  • Full programme of events throughout the year
  • Drama, musicals & opera, music, comedy & story-telling
  • Enjoy the very best amateur & professional theatre in Cornwall
  • Shows the whole family can enjoy
  • Seating - all the seats have a good view of the stage (with a very few exceptions which are only offered after every other seat has been sold). The sound is good throughout the theatre thanks to the state-of-the-art sound system.
  • Parking - there is a large car-park which is free for visitors to the theatre and for performances.
  • Cafe - enjoy a relaxing coffee, Cornish cream tea, snack or light meal while taking in one of the most spectacular and breathtaking views in Cornwall. 
    • Open daily for tour visitors only. For performances the café is open for one hour from gates opening until the show begins serving a take-away menu and for 20 minutes during the interval.
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Essential Information
Who Can Do This?

All ages. Under 2 years are free.

Is There Disabled Access?
  • There is ramped access to all visitor facilities including the exhibition centre, café and an accessible toilet.
  • Access to the main part of the theatre is via many steps but there is an accessible balcony overlooking the theatre with wheelchair access
  • A hearing loop is available in the Lower Terraces. 
  • There is a disabled car park adjacent to the entrance.
What to Wear & Bring

Wear clothing appropriate for the weather - performances take place in the rain (no umbrellas). Evenings can be cool even in summer so wear warm clothing. For matinée performances bring sunhats and proper sunscreen.

Voucher Delivery

A printable e-voucher will be emailed to you after checkout for you to give as you wish. You can choose to add gift packaging with a printed voucher sent by First Class post.

How Do I Book?

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If ‘Purchasing for Myself’ the booking details will appear in your Bucket List after checkout.

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