"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, a magistrate's court, a Fire Station and the town jail. 

The museum was opened on 21st August 1971 and it is now is now a fully accredited museum and a registered charity, which is run entirely by volunteers.

The museum re-opened on Monday 25th March 2024
and will close Saturday 26th October 2024

Opening hours:  Mon-Fri 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday  10:30 am-12:30pm
Closed Sundays 

Window Display
Our  window display for March 2024 features Lostwithiel Garden Society. (LGS)

From October through to April  LGS have talks on a range of gardening subjects on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.
From May to August evening garden visits and a full day coach outing are arranged. 

You can also find out more about LGS on this website