Falmouth First and Last

Explore the maritime history of Britain’s first and last port of call.

From the Packet ships of the late 17th century to the heyday of Falmouth’s port in the 19th century and right up to the present day with the record breaking achievements of Sir Robin Knox-Johnston and Dame Ellen MacArthur.

Stepping into our Falmouth, First and Last gallery is like stepping back in time. Falmouth’s incredible history is celebrated through objects, journals, listening posts, interpretation, photographs and interactive displays.

Visually enthralling and stimulating, this gallery will be sure to capture your imagination.