The National Maritime Museum is one of the best family days out in Cornwall where you can jump aboard a Viking ship, go under the sea without getting wet, learn how to sail & more. A museum to have fun in, whatever the weather!
With over 15 galleries, a boatbuilding workshop, interactive exhibits and a collection that spans The National Small Boat collection, exciting temporary exhibitions, artworks, maps and charts, memorabilia and other objects there’s plenty to explore. Climb to the top of the 100 foot Look Out Tower for breathtaking panoramic views over Falmouth harbour. Then travel down to the Tidal Zone and go underwater.
TITANIC STORIES - 8 Mar - 7 Jan 2019. An exhibition which will examine the stories of the Titanic’s momentous sinking on 15 April 1912, re-appraising many of the myths, controversies and assumptions that still linger around one of the most well-known historic events of the 20th century.
AWESOME ADVENTURERS - Explore the pacific islands playzone - until March 2018.
Inspired by the heroic voyages of exploration by ships such as Captain Bligh’s HMS Bounty, join the crew of HMS Adventure in the Play Zone to explore the Pacific Islands.
The Museum is open every day of the year from 10am – 5pm, except Christmas Day and Boxing Day. Buy a full price individual ticket and get in free to the National Maritime Museum Cornwall for a year! Adults £12.50, Children (Under 18s) £5.00, Children (Under 5s) Free