Museums and Galleries in Cornwall
Newlyn Art Gallery / Newlyn
Public art gallery featuring contemporary art. Located on the edge of Newlyn Green, overlooking the sea, the gallery take full advantage of its position with the recent addition of a glass pavilion.
The Exchange Gallery / Penzance
Contemporary art gallery showcasing the very best of national and international contemporary art. The converted telephone exchange also has a cafe and education space
Established in 1990, the museum has an elaborate collection of lighthouse equipment that helps to tell the story of how an organization, Trinity House, has built and maintained lights around the coast of England and Wales for over 400 years.
Penlee House Gallery and Museum / Penzance
Home to a permanent collection of Newlyn School paintings and an exhibition detailing the history of Penzance
Tunnels Through Time / Newquay
Bringing the past to life through recreation of Cornish stories and legends, with realistic life size figures and fantastic sound and lighting effects.
British Cycling Museum (Closed) / Camelford
Wide range of cycling memorabilia housed in an old Victorian railway station in Camelford
Museum of Witchcraft and Magic / Boscastle
Museum in Boscastle, housing the largest collection of witchcraft related artefacts in the world
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
Wayside Folk Museum (NOW CLOSED) / Zennor
The Wayside Folk Museum in Zennor has thousands of artefacts reflecting both the domestic and industrial history of the area
King Arthur's Great Halls / Tintagel
King Arthur's Great Halls was designed and built in the 1930s to encapsulate the world and legend of King Arthur