The Marconi Centre


  • From Helston take the A3093 to RNAS Culdrose (HMS Seahawk) roundabout. 

  • Cross the roundabout signposted Lizard, Poldhu and Mullion.

  • Turn right at Cury signposted Poldhu Cove.

  • Turn right into Poldhu Road passing Poldhu Beach Cafe on right.

  • At the top of the hill you will find Poldhu Care Home (previously Poldhu Hotel - built in 1898 to house Marconi's workers) on your right. 

  • To the left is the Club's Car Park where you can leave your vehicle.

  • Walk a few yards along the footpath to the Centre.

  • There are also a few disabled spaces adjacent to the Centre.

  • The 37 bus service runs through Poldhu from Redruth, calling at Helston and terminating at the Lizard.  See timetable.  

  • The South West Coastpath runs close to the Marconi Centre.  To access leave the footpath at the Marconi Monument and walk across field to the Centre.  

Marconi Monument