Penlee House Gallery and Museum

Penlee House Gallery and Museum

Penlee House Gallery & Museum is set within a Victorian house and park.  Changing exhibitions mainly feature the art of the area from 1880 to 1940, often including the Newlyn School artists such as Stanhope and Elizabeth Forbes, Walter Langley, Harold Harvey and Lamorna Birch. The museum collections cover the archaeology and social history West Cornwall. There is an extensive photographic archive, which can be studied via a PC terminal within the Museum.  Penlee House also offers an excellent café and well-stocked book and gift shop.

Acclaim

"Lovely gallery, clean toilets. Fab cafe. The people were lovely and friendly. Lovely place to bring the children with their scooters outside too."

Trip Advisor comment, April 2017