The Museum is now open to visitors. Read about visiting during Coronavirus.
Join us on Friday 25 October at 2.50pm for an underwater scuba display. Learn common underwater hand signals and chat with the divers through the deep sea windows, keep an eye out for sea life and make sure they give our windows a good clean whilst they’re down there!
Are you brave enough to abseil our Lookout Tower? Take on the challenge and raise vital funds for West Cornwall Search and Rescue Team and National Maritime Museum Cornwall.
It’s hard to believe that it’s been 20 years since building work started to create National Maritime Museum Cornwall.
There was a lot to celebrate at the Museum this week as we welcomed our two millionth visitor! We also discovered we’d been awarded a significant Arts Council Grant for our next major exhibition, due to open in 2020.
Cornish Maritime History Day, on Saturday 5 October, is a celebration of Cornwall’s fascinating maritime history.
Sunday 21 June
Can you create something shipshape from scrap? This Father’s Day build a boat and unleash your competitive side as you race them in the Boat Pool.
The glistening waters of Falmouth are beckoning and so now is the perfect time to book a Heritage Boat Tour. This year we are delighted to offer a boating experience like no other, so here’s our top reasons why you should make a beeline for a boat tour.
The new RNLI Rescue Zone has landed at NMMC! Dress up as a life guard and climb aboard a real RNLI quad bike, inshore rescue boat or a rescue water craft. Don an RNLI helmet and take the helm of a rescue boat, imagine punching through the surf to reach a casualty. The interactive exhibition…