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Opens Friday 20 March
Deep in the dark murky depths of the ocean bioluminescence dances and shadowy figures loom. Something’s there, but what?
On Monday 22 November 1869, 150 years ago, the Cutty Sark, one of the world’s most famous historic ships, was launched in Scotland. Our new exhibition celebrates the Cutty Sark’s time moored in the town.
Until February 2021.
This exhibition of paintings of traditional boats of Falmouth showcases the work of artist James Dodds. It includes several new commissions including a Falmouth Pilot cutter which will be the largest painting James has ever undertaken.
Running until September
This show focuses on the ancestry of several prominent Porthleven families, linked to the construction of the dock, boatbuilding, fishing and net-making.
Sunday 4 October
Celebrate Grandparents day at the Museum and create a special piece of art for your grandparents to treasure.
October Half Term
The nights are drawing in and the shadows are taking over. Come and join us for a spooky half term this October!
Saturday 31 October, 6pm – 8pm
Dress as ghosts and ghouls and join us this Halloween for tricks and treats in the Museum.
Saturday 7 & Sunday 8 November
After the huge success of the last model weekend in 2018 we are delighted to host the next Model Boat Weekend!