Helston Museum

Explore 19th and 20th century Cornish culture and industry in the heart of Helston and browse our spectacular collections housed in Helston's historic market buildings - much bigger than it looks from the outside!

At Helston Museum we are committed to promoting, supporting and exhibiting local artists and their work all year round. Our gallery space is minimal and naturally lit making it the perfect space to experience all mediums of art. If you are interested in exhibiting in our gallery space then get in touch.

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Opening hours

Monday - Saturday 10-4pm


Market Place
Cornwall TR13 8TH

01326 564027
[email protected]

Helston Museum
Helston Museum
Helston Museum
Helston Museum
Helston Museum
Helston Museum

What's on

Groundwork: Steve Rowell, Points of Presence

Porthcurno Telegraph Museum, Eastern House, Old Cable Lane, Porthcurno TR19 6JX

Thursday 21 June 2018 – Monday 01 April 2019

New Works by Iain Robertson and Clare Wardman

Pool School Gallery, Church Rd, Pool, Cornwall. TR15 3PZ

Saturday 02 February 2019 – Saturday 30 March 2019

Anna Boghiguian at Tate St Ives

Tate St Ives

Friday 08 February 2019 – Monday 06 May 2019

GAA: Holistic Science and Wisdom Tradition

The Exchange, Princes Street, Penzance, TR18 2NL

Saturday 16 February 2019 – Saturday 18 May 2019

Visual Arts South West

Working towards a South West where talented artists thrive, and a resilient and connected visual arts ecology that inspires more engaged and diverse audiences to value and advocate for its work.

Part of the Contemporary Visual Arts Network

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