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Pop Up Adventure Golf Putts New Spin on Pirate’s Quest

We are happy to announce we will be putting an exciting new spin on our buccaneering visitor experience to ensure we can safely re-open in…

International Mermaid Day Top 5 Mermaid Myths

To celebrate International Mermaid Day on 29th March, here at Pirate’s Quest, we’re counting down our top five mermaids and the mythical stories that make…

Edward England

Edward England is said to have been an educated man, and one of the more humane pirate captains of the Golden Age. Born in Ireland…

Top 10 Famous Female Pirates

A lot of people still think that only men were pirates – it’s true that some buccaneers believed that it would be bad luck to…

Cornish Smuggling Stories at Pirate's Quest Newquay

Calico Jack’s Cornish Facts

Captain Calico Jack has given us a history lesson on everything Cornish and how it affects the region still today! Read on to find out…

Cornish Smuggling Stories at Pirate's Quest Newquay

Top 10 Fictional Pirates!

To celebrate World Book Day 2020, the crew of Pirate’s Quest have compiled a list of their ten favourite fictional pirates, from both literature, film…

24 Hours in Newquay – The Ultimate Family Guide by Cornwall Lover

With eye-popping coastal scenery, Cornish delicacies that will get your mouth-watering and a history like no other, Newquay is a must-visit location when holidaying in…

A Pirate Love Story

Famous pirate, Captain Jack Rackham secured his place in history books for a few reasons. Firstly his choice of colourful clothing, earning him the nickname…

Special Previews – February Half Term

Be the first to embark on the brand-new Pirate’s Quest adventure when it premieres during February Half Term (Saturday 15th – Sunday 23rd February). The…

Cornish Smuggling Stories at Pirate's Quest Newquay

Pirate Expressions to Learn!

Before your visit to Pirate’s Quest in Newquay, have a go at learning some of our favourite Pirate expressions! Top 10 Pirate Expressions! Arrrr –…