National Maritime Museum Cornwall

The National Maritime Museum Cornwall is a world famous multi award-winning museum in Falmouth Harbour.

The museum has wide range of events every week from traditional boat building sessions to interactive story telling sessions, as well as fun activities for kids during the holidays.

With world renowned exhibitions in their 15 galleries, celebrating the sea, boats and Cornwall, the Maritime Museum is a great place to go for a perfect mixture of education and fun for all the family. 

Find more information on the Maritime Museum website.

Venue Info

Access: Fully accessible, with many hands-on exhibits.

Parking: There is a public car park 100 metres away.

The Venue: 15 galleries, a shop and a cafe.

Notes: Voted the UK's most family friendly Museum 2014.

Nearest Town: Falmouth.

Contact: 01326 313 388

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Upcoming events

Skeleton: New sculpture from old boats

10 November 2016 — 30 April 2017

New exhibition of work by our artist in residence

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10 Nov +171 Days

Captain Bligh: Myth, Man, Mutiny

17 March 2017 — 7 January 2018

Bringing to life a remarkable survival story. 10am-5pm

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17 Mar +296 Days

Tattoo: British Tattoo Art Revealed

17 March 2017 — 7 January 2018

Major, ground-breaking exhibition on Tattoo art. 10am-5pm

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17 Mar +296 Days

Nearby events

Fish Fridays

Fish Fridays

7 October 2016 — 31 March 2017

Head Chef Daniel Gvalda cooks up seasonal fish dishes every Friday using the best of the day's catch.

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07 Oct +175 Days
Wednesday Set Lunch

Wednesday Set Lunch

2 November 2016 — 29 March 2017

A Two Course Set lunch showcasing the finest Cornish produce.

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02 Nov +147 Days

'Chasing Light in Our Wildscapes'

21 — 25 March

Vivid artwork, exhibition by Chloë Tinsley. 10am

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21 Mar +4 Days