Welcome to Helston
Historic market town in the heart of Cornwall, UK
Helston is a special town where impressive heritage meets a modern community and a warm welcome.
A buzzing cultural events calendar and inspiring indoor and outdoor spaces mean there’s oodles of opportunities for fun and enjoyment for families, couples and friends.
Whether you stay for the day or linger longer, we’re here to help you explore and discover more in Helston.
Visit our social media pages or download the Helston town map
Shop local to make a real difference
Everyone living in or near Helston is being encouraged to shop in the town centre to support our brilliant independent businesses.
How to celebrate Flora Day at home
Flora Day is without a doubt Helston’s biggest annual event and sadly, this year the event has had to be cancelled due to Coronavirus. But that doesn’t mean you can’t hold your own at-home celebrations on Friday…
Coronavirus help in Helston
Coronovirus is changing the way we’re all living our lives. From what to do if you need help with your shopping to tips for isolation takeaways here are some tips for dealing with lockdown in Helston. How to get help…
One of the best social history, photograph and costume collections in the South West, the Museum of Cornish Life in Helston is a treasure trove of memories and curiosities any day of the week. Housed in the town’s…