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Celebrating Golowan

Celebrating Golowan

We’ll be on the prom in Penzance for Quay Fair Day on Sunday 25th June. Come and see us between…

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National Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week

This week is National Volunteer Week! Telegraph Museum Porthcurno benefits hugely from the time, expertise and dedication of our fantastic…

Cornwall's Telegraph Museum gets new exhibition award of £130,000

Cornwall’s Telegraph Museum gets new exhibition award of £130,000

The Telegraph Museum is to benefit from a new round of funding just announced jointly by the Government and a…

Things to do Cornwall, Family Friendly, Museum, Penzance

A postcard from Porthcurno….

Interested in our story? Watch this two-minute digital postcard telling the story of Porthcurno’s communication legacy…  

Did you spot our starring role in BBC Great British Railway Journeys?

Did you spot our starring role in BBC Great British Railway Journeys?

We were thrilled to have a special visit from BBC Two Great British Railway Journeys back in July, and we…

A snapshot of the past....

A snapshot of the past….

We are continuing our ‘snapshot of the past’ photograph series. Each week, we will be uploading an interesting image that…

A Day with CBBC's Dick & Dom!

A Day with CBBC’s Dick & Dom!

As part of Dick and Dom’s TV show, Absolute Genius, we were pleased to welcome them to the museum to…

A snapshot of the past...

A snapshot of the past…

We are continuing our ‘snapshot of the past’ photograph series. Each week, we will be uploading an interesting image that…

Five main reasons why Museums in Cornwall matter

Five main reasons why Museums in Cornwall matter

Our museums are facing challenging times. Local and national governments are making tough decisions about funding, and we want to…

A snapshot of the past

A snapshot of the past

We thought you may like to see some of the images that we are digitising from our designated Cable and…