The Castle Bude

Set in landscaped gardens, with outstanding sea views, this beautiful historic building in the coastal town of Bude, hosts 2 galleries, a heritage centre, a café & shop. With a continually changing programme of art exhibitions, there is always something new to see. The Heritage Centre contains a mulititude of artifacts and displays about the history of Bude and surrounding areas. The cafe serves locally sourced food and hot drinks. Entrance is free.

View The Castle Bude on the Art Map

Opening hours

10am - 4pm (winter)
10am - 5pm (summer)


The Wharf
Cornwall EX23 8LG

01288 353576
[email protected]

The Castle Bude
The Castle Bude
The Castle Bude
The Castle Bude

What's on

Life Drawing Classes

Lostwithiel , PL22 0BP

Thursday 14 March 2019 – Sunday 08 March 2020

Introduction to handbuilding in clay and raku techniques

organicARTS, West Town Farm, Ide, Exeter, EX2 9TG

Wednesday 29 May 2019 – Wednesday 26 June 2019

Mazey Day Headdresses

The Engine Room, The Exchange, Princes Street, Penzance, TR18 2NL

Wednesday 29 May 2019 – Saturday 22 June 2019

Brad Waters: Artist Open Studio

Saltash, Cornwall

Saturday 01 June 2019 – Sunday 30 June 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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