Museums and Galleries in Cornwall
Arthurian Centre // Camelford
Located at Slaughterbridge, on the site of King Arthur's last battle, and is dedicated to telling the stories of Arthur and his knights
Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden // St Ives
The Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden features works in bronze, stone and wood in addition to paintings, drawings and other archive material
Bodmin Jail // Bodmin
Bodmin Jail, which was built as the County Prison in 1778 and was notorious for its cramped conditions and public hangings, is now a fascinating museum
Bodmin Town Museum // Bodmin
Town museum charting the history of Bodmin from the Ston Age through to the Victorian heyday and World War II. Varied collections including natural history, military and a recreation Cornish kitchen
British Cycling Museum (Closed) // Camelford
Wide range of cycling memorabilia housed in an old Victorian railway station in Camelford
Charlestown Shipwreck Centre // St Austell
There are more than a quarter of a million shipwrecks around the coasts of Britain and the Charlestown Shipwreck Centre illustrates a sample of these in photography and salvaged cargo
Cornish Mines and Engines // Redruth
Cornish Mines and Engines is an engine house and collection of beam engines and other industrial artefacts owned by the National Trust
Cornwall's Regimental Museum // Bodmin
Regarded as amongst the finest military museums in the South West, Cornwall's Regimental Museum is located in the Keep, close to Bodmin town centre.
Davidstow Airfield and Cornwall at War Museum // Camelford
Located on the Second World War airfield on Davidstow Moor, the museum primarily covers the history of RAF Davidstow moor.
Fowey Museum // Fowey
Housed in one of the oldest buildings in Fowey this single room museum is packed full of artefacts relating to the history of this ancient harbour town.