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The Official Tourist Information Website for Launceston and the Tamar Valley

Lannstevan a’gas dynnergh - Welcome to Launceston

Once the ancient capital of Cornwall, the importance of  Launceston is reflected in the architecture and fine buildings of this traditional Cornish market town, a great place to visit, a great place to stay.

Find out more about Launceston, what to see, do and experience.

Discover history and heritage at Lawrence House Museum; it's free and child-friendly too.

Visit Newport, the birthplace of  Charles Causley, one of England's greatest poets and home to Launceston Steam Railway

Charles Causley Festival of Literature & Arts 12th June - 16th June 2014

This year the Causley Festival programme features the Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy and Ann Widdecombe. Not forgetting traditional Cornish entertainment and family fun at the castle, a pop up food fest and market in the square, Launceston is set to provide unforgettable entertainment for all.

Find out what's on and plan your visit here Charles Causley Festival

Charles Causley Festival Ticket Box Office at Launceston Tourist Information Centre

White Hart Arcade, Launceston. PL15 8AA.   

Telephone 01566 772321 

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