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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…

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Cornwall Museum Celebrate £1.5m investment

Cornwall Museum Celebrate £1.5m investment

Cornwall Museums Celebrate £1.5m Investment Schools, young people, students, families with children and volunteers across Cornwall will benefit from brand…

Thank you!

Thank you!

This post is in praise of the amazing work done by our hardworking volunteers. Anyone who has visited the museum…

Love history? Collections Team Summer Activities

Love history? Collections Team Summer Activities

  This summer the Collections Team will be inviting the public to participate in Collections Care activities. Based in the…

Requesting to see Documents - The Perfect Recipe

Requesting to see Documents – The Perfect Recipe

Sometimes archives may appear to be inaccessible, or people aren’t sure how (or why!) to visit them. Many are familiar with going…

Business as Usual... Visiting the Archive

Business as Usual… Visiting the Archive

Now that we have finished moving the archive, object collection, and displayed collection it’s back to business as usual for…

Finally Open!

Finally Open!

It is a beautiful, sunny day in Porthcurno and we have at long last opened our doors again to the…

Two Days to Go...  Cable Display

Two Days to Go… Cable Display

As we move closer to Saturday 14th June I thought it would be nice to share a sneak preview of…

Four Days to Go... Behind the Scenes - Museum Exhibitions

Four Days to Go… Behind the Scenes – Museum Exhibitions

It’s been a long journey but the Collections Team is putting the finishing touches to the new display collection. The…

Countdown to Re-opening...

Countdown to Re-opening…

Things might have seemed quiet over the last few months, but the Collections Team and volunteers have been hard at work…