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Explore thousands of historical objects from Cornwall and the rest of the world alongside some of the county's finest art collections.

The museum is the only museum in Cornwall with a British Museum supported Ancient Greek, Roman & Egyptian permanent exhibition, along with a ceramics collection on loan from the the V&A and a world renowned mineral collection. 

  • 1 April- 31 October 2019 - open 10am-4pm - Monday – Saturday 
  • 1 November 2019- 31 March 2020  - open 10am - 4pm - Tuesday – Saturday
  • £5.50 Adults.  16's and under FREE
  • Annual Pass - "Friends Pass" available 
  • Group bookings available 

Facilities and Access:

  • Wheelchair accessible toilets
  • Ramp & Lift
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Shop 
  • Cafe 
  •  Park & Ride stop outside (langarth)
  • Nearest car park Edward Street (long stay) charges apply

Activities for children include explorer packs, hands on exhibits, family trails and "make it" workshops.To find out what's on please visit our what's on guide or their website.

What's in the Box - interactive session for 2-5 yr olds, £2 per child plus normal entry see the museum website for dates. 

Do you love museums?  Are you aged between 8 and 14 years? If so, the new RCM Museum Club may be just the thing for you!  Running on the 3rd Sunday of each month - £3 per session.  See their website for details. Museum not open for the general public on a Sunday.

The Courtney Libary 

Opening Hours:

Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday 

10.00am - 1.00pm & 2pm - 4pm. Please ring 01872 242786 or 01872 272205 to arrange an appointment.

Free for members, or £4.50 for a library pass


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