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Adopt An Object

Adopt one of a varied range of Cornish objects and you can help the Royal Cornwall Museum encourage all future generations to be inspired by Cornish heritage.

Enjoy exclusive benefits and learn the fascinating history behind your chosen object. Adoptions run annually from the point of purchase.

All monies raised goes towards keeping the museum alive.

Thanks to the Heritage Lottery Fund, every pound you give to the Royal Cornwall Museum’s Endowment campaign will be doubled, helping us to care for and share an amazing collection from Cornwall’s past.

How it works

  1. Choose an object from our list.
    Objects include art, jewellery, books, pottery and much more.
  2. Adoptions can be made below or in our museum shop.
    Please do not forget to gift aid – it really does all help.
  3. Receive your adoption package.
    (Digital Certificate, Online recognition of your adoption and a Digital image of your object for personal use. Your adoption lasts one year from purchase.)