"The BIGGEST Little Museum in Cornwall"

  The museum is housed in a Georgian building on Fore Street in central Lostwithiel. It was originally the Corn Exchange and  has also been a school-room, a butchers, then a magistrate's court and the town jail. Nowadays the building houses the Guildhall, which is used for meetings of Lostwithiel Town Council, above the museum.
The museum was founded in 1972 and  it is now is now a fully accredited museum and a registered charity, which is run entirely by volunteers


2019  SEASON

Page updated 26th October 2019

 The Museum closed for the 2019 season on Friday 25th October 2019.  The opening date for the next season will be Monday 6 April 2020.

We will be open on 12th December 2019 for  Lostwithiel Dickensian Evening.   More details about this event here.

Entry is free, but donations very welcome.


Window Display December 2019

Our Window Display for December 2019 celebrates 20 years of Lostwithiel Advent Trail

 Read about the history of Lostwithiel Advent Trail  on ths page

The display is kindly sponsored by  Lostwithiel Business Group


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