The UK’s Greatest Museum For Cornish Life & Culture | Free For Children

Visiting Us

The World War One exhibition will be closed for a private event on 28th April.

Our lift is being serviced from 9th-10th May, this may hinder those in need of disabled access. We apologise for any inconvenience. 

Opening Times:
Tue-Sat: 10am-4.45pm
Sunday: 10am-4.00pm
Closed Mondays except Bank Holiday Mondays & Mondays during Cornwall school holidays: 10am-4.45pm

Under 16’s go FREE.
Adults: £5.50 for a day pass.*

Group bookings of eight or more are charged at £3.50 per person.

All day tickets include a £1 voluntary donation. Day tickets excluding the donation are £1 less.

The Courtney Library 
Opening Hours:
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
10—1pm & 2—4pm please ring 01872 242786 or 01872 272205 to arrange an appointment.

Free for members or £4.50 for a Library Pass.

Become a Friend 
Friend of the museum, receive an annual pass, newsletter and invitations to all our events
£10 direct debit/£12 non direct debit. Use our Friendship Form (Word document) to apply.


Google Map of 50.263792,-5.054886

Facilities and Access:
Wheelchair accessible toilets and nappy changing facilities, shop, cafe, ramp and lift.

Getting here:
Train: 0.5 miles from Truro Train Station
The Truro Park & Ride stops directly outside the Museum. For more information on public transport to the Museum:
Address – Royal Cornwall Museum, River Street, Truro, TR1 2SJ

The museum and the Courtney Library are part of the Royal Institution of Cornwall which is a charity, thank you for your support.

Free entry for National Art Pass, Museums Association Members and Cornwall Heritage Volunteers