A treasure trove of memories and curiosities!

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Visiting the Museum

Pre-book your free ticket to visit the museum in September & October 2021. You can also call us on 01326 564027 to check availability and make a booking or call into our new museum shop on the day you want to visit. Please note from that we has decided to maintain social distancing and other mitigation measures, including reduced capacity and face mask use (unless exempt) until otherwise announced, in accordance with industry best practice and guidance issued by the Association of Leading Visitor Attractions.


Sharing Stories of Cornish Life

Explore the museum virtually in 3D below or watch a film about our favourite items in the museum. Visit our Whats On pages for events and our Learning pages for things to make and do. Our Collections pages have object focused articles and our news  pages keep you up-to-date.