Porth Hellick Down Burial Chamber

LOCATION

ST MARY'S, CORNWALL & ISLES OF SCILLY

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Our View

Close to the rocky coast of the tiny island of St Marys, this is a large and imposing Scillonian Bronze Age entrance grave, with kerb, inner passage and burial chamber all clearly visible.

Porth Hellick Down Burial Chamber
ST MARY'S

Features

Accessibility
  • Facilities: Audio tour available
Opening Times
  • Open all year
  • Opening Times: Open at any reasonable time during daylight hours

About The area

Discover CORNWALL & ISLES OF SCILLY

Cornwall has just about everything – wild moorland landscapes, glorious river valley scenery, picturesque villages and miles of breathtaking coastline. With more than 80 surfing spots, there are plenty of sporting enthusiasts who also make their way here to enjoy wave-surfing, kite surfing and blokarting.

In recent years, new or restored visitor attractions have attracted even more visitors to the region; the Eden Project is famous for its giant geodesic domes housing exotic plants from different parts of the globe, while nearby the Lost Gardens of Heligan has impressive kitchen gardens and a wildlife hide.

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