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Grey photograph of an astronaut’s footprint on the moon's surface taken during the Apollo mission with text in pink which reads ‘Apollo in Ascension, Ascension Island Earth Station and Apollo mission communications’ with Telegraph Museum Porthcurno logo in white.

Apollo in Ascension

New Exhibition for July 2019 To mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, Telegraph Museum Porthcurno presents…

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Graphic design showing the earth as the death star from Star Wars, with text which reads May the 4th Star Wars Day, at the Telegraph Museum Porthcurno.

May the 4TH! PK Star Wars Day

Telegraph Museum Porthcurno is celebrating MAY THE 4TH ‘Star Wars Day’ with exciting digital activities for all themed around space…

Going Underground archive source from Telegraph Museum Porthcurno.

Going Underground

New Exhibition for 2019 A collaborative project between Telegraph Museum Porthcurno and Geevor Tin Mine has created a unique presentation…

Close up view of Photo-telegraphy reciever, with photographic equipment for exposing a roll of photo paper, with a black glossy surface.

Exciting Arrival of Rare Photo-telegraphy Equipment

A fantastic addition to our working collections In July the museum received a very special set of working equipment. Dated…