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Silver success at the South West Tourism Excellence Awards

Silver success at the South West Tourism Excellence Awards

We’re delighted to reveal that the Telegraph Museum Porthcurno has won a SILVER award at the South West Tourism Excellence…

WW1 Cable Wars centenary marked by Telegraph Museum lunchtime talk

WW1 Cable Wars centenary marked by Telegraph Museum lunchtime talk

Undersea cables are vital to global communications, and they were never more important than during wartime. So much so that…

Lord Lieutenant of Cornwall congratulates Telegraph Museum development team.

Lord Lieutenant of Cornwall congratulates Telegraph Museum development team.

Colonel Edward Bolitho OBE, the Queen’s personal representative in Cornwall, has visited the Telegraph Museum Porthcurno to recognise the role…

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…