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Free Christmas craft workshops for families

Free Christmas craft workshops for families

The Museum is running free craft workshops for the whole family in the Christmas holidays – join us to make vintage-style…

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New investment to develop exhibitions in the Telegraph Museum's WW2 tunnels

New investment to develop exhibitions in the Telegraph Museum’s WW2 tunnels

Tim Cooke, Director of the Telegraph Museum, outlines plans to tell more of the WW2 story and install a new fibre optic exhibition.

Our award-winning guidebook is now available online
Changing Places - now available online through Amazon and Waterstones

Our award-winning guidebook is now available online

Good news for anyone who would like a copy of our Guidebook but isn’t planning a trip to Porthcurno this…

Latest visitor feedback

Latest visitor feedback

Another visitor book filled up, and we’ve had some lovely feedback. Thanks to everyone who’s left such wonderful comments. Here’s…

Guidebook wins Holyer an Gof Publishers' Award
Steve Bladon receiving the Holyer an Gof Publishers' Award 2017 for Best Booklet from Grand Bard Telynyor an Weryn (Merv Davey)

Guidebook wins Holyer an Gof Publishers’ Award

The Telegraph Museum was at Waterstones in Truro on Tuesday 11th July for the Gorsedh Kernow Holyer an Gof Publishers’…

Telegraph Museum to share in new major funding award to Cornish museums from Arts Council England
“We are ambitious to play an even greater role in Cornwall’s cultural, educational and economic life” - Tim Cooke, Director, The Telegraph Museum.

Telegraph Museum to share in new major funding award to Cornish museums from Arts Council England

The Telegraph Museum is one of seven museums in Cornwall to receive investment as part of a new round of…

On the telly!

On the telly!

The Telegraph Museum featured on the BBC’s “Invented in…” programme on Friday 23rd June, telling the story of Cornwall’s pivotal…

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…

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…

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