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By Helicopter - Direct to Tresco

By Helicopter - Direct to Tresco

Fly direct to Tresco with Penzance Helicopters - making the flight to the Isles of Scilly as memorable as the destination

Before you Arrive

Before you Arrive

Our pre-arrival checklist - from letting us know your travel plans to ordering your wine and groceries

Tresco Offers & Breaks

Tresco Offers & Breaks

From seasonal escapes to wellness and creative breaks and last-minute offers, discover our latest offers & breaks on Tresco Island

Tresco Island Gift Vouchers

Tresco Island Gift Vouchers

From a luxurious spa day or indulgent dinner to a weekend island retreat. Treat someone special to the ultimate island experience.

Eating on Tresco

Eating on Tresco

From beachfront dining to our cosy island inn, get a taste for island-inspired dining with a Tresco twist

Grocery

Grocery

Prepare a grocery pre-order in advance of your stay, or shop online during your time on Tresco, with delivery straight to your accommodation

Events & Experiences

Events & Experiences

From the Low Tide Event to live music, Abbey Garden Theatre and more, discover extraordinary events on the Isles of Scilly

Daytrips to Tresco

Daytrips to Tresco

Whether you're coming from elsewhere on Scilly, or further afield in Devon or Cornwall, a day trip to Tresco is the perfect day out

Gallery Tresco

The finest art gallery on the Isles of Scilly nestles on the shoreline of New Grimsby harbour, Tresco. This converted pilot gig shed now hosts art by some of Cornwall's most established artists, as well as a selection of unique giftware inspired by the islands.

Opening Times

Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 4pm

Since opening its doors over 20 years ago, the gallery has hosted successful exhibitions featuring paintings from some of Cornwall’s most established artists - Tom Rickman, Paul Lewin, Wendy McBride, Neil Pinkett, Gary Long, and Amanda Hoskin to name but a few.

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The Tresco Art Collection

Tresco boasts a wealth of artworks outside of the gallery setting such as the sculptures in Smith Square and on the lawn in front of the Flying Boat Restaurant.

A permanent exhibition of metal sculpture by Tom Leaper sits within The Tresco Abbey Garden, some located in prime positions such as the Leaping Fish on the small Pool and the Agave Fountain below the Shell House; others secreted away within the old Abbey Ruins.

The contemporary shapes sit comfortably within the nature of the garden: the setting creates an ideal opportunity for the viewer to stop and engage with the work.

Another art feature within the Abbey Garden is the Shell House, lovingly decorated in a shell and garden theme mosaic by Lucy Dorrien-Smith. Her talents can also been seen at Tresco School where she inspired and actively encouraged the children to decorate the exterior wall and entranceway.

Ceramic artist Adrian Brough was enlisted to design and lay the tile flooring of the Shell House and was commissioned to tile the backdrop of the pizza oven in the Ruin Beach Café.

If you are planning to visit the islands you may want to spend time viewing the Tresco Art Collection including works by Alfred Wallis and Harold Harvey at The Flying Boat Cafe & Deli. On Bryher, you can see paintings by Patrick Heron, Dame Laura Knight and Julian Trevelyan at Hell Bay Hotel.

It is a rare opportunity to find such a noteworthy collection made so accessible to the public. The Collection continues throughout Tresco where original works from artists such as Fred Yates, Rose Hilton, John Miller, Mary Fedden, Kurt Jackson, Patrick Heron and Anthony Frost can be seen in the cottages – a unique feature in a holiday home.

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Stay on Tresco

Find your perfect place to stay on Tresco, from rooms and apartments to self-catering countryside cottages and beachfront boltholes, all with Spa & Abbey Garden entry

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