Exhibitions

Poldark Trail

January 5, 2017 to December 23, 2017

The Royal Cornwall Museum is home to Poldark author Winston Graham's handwritten manuscripts, The Winston Graham Historical Fiction Prize, and even Winston Graham's typewriter.

Exhibitions

The Medicine Man - A spotlight on Richard Lander

March 1, 2017 to September 30, 2017

Get Ready for adventure with explorer Richard Lander Born in 1804 with a strong ambition to travel, explorer Richard Lander, the son of an innkeeper had his first trip to Africa at the age of 19 when he visited the River Niger.

Theatre
Music

The Greatest Love of All: The Whitney Houston Show

September 19, 2017

The Greatest Love of All – The Whitney Houston Show celebrates the magnificent catalogue of hits Houston made famous, including I Wanna Dance With Somebody, Where Do Broken Hearts Go, I’m Every Woman, I Will Always Love You and many more.

Churches Together in Walking: 20th September 2017

Churches together in walking invite people to join their walk to discover parts of Cornwall through walking whilst enjoying fellowship along the walk. To join a walk, meet at the car park behind the Skatepark in St Georges Road, Truro at 9.30am.  Transport (car share) will be arranged.

Traditional / cultural

Truro Walking Tour: 20th September 2017

September 20, 2017

A great way to see the city and hear about its past & present! Hear of the 'Cornish Wonder', links with Poldark, The Titanic, intrepid explorers and famous entertainers.

Traditional / cultural

An Evening with Sarah Winman

September 20, 2017

An evening with Sarah Winman in conversation with author, Cathy Rentzenbrink.  They will talk about Sarah's most recent novel Tin Man. Tickets £3

Theatre
Arts and culture

My Mountain Life: Simon Yates

September 20, 2017

Simon Yates, an accomplished exploratory mountaineer, is an engaging speaker, who both entertains and inspires. Best known for his role in the harrowing expedition to the Andes documented in Touching The Void, Simon has been increasingly drawn to places where few others have trod.

Music
Community

Akoostica: Wednesday 20th September

September 20, 2017

Akoostica is an open mic session which takes place twice a month on the Compton Castle (in front of M&S) in Truro. It starts at 8pm/ 8.30pm. Poets, comics, singers, instrumentalists, storytellers of all ages welcome. Next Akoostica is Wednesday 20th September 2017.

Exhibitions

11th Exhibition of patchwork and Quilting

September 21, 2017 to September 23, 2017

Karenza Quilters invite you to visit their 11th exhibition of patchwork and quilting. Light refreshments will be available. Entrance by donation Raffle in aid of Cornwall Hospice Care (first prize - handmade quilt)  

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