Norman Garstin's 'The Rain it Raineth Every Day' is back on display! See it in the current exhibition 'Penzance 400'.
Monday to Saturday (closed Sundays)
10.00am - 5.00pm
(last admission 4.30pm)
Admission £4.50 adults,
under 18s FREE
ADMISSION FREE ON SATURDAYS
From 1 October to Good Friday
10.30am - 4.30pm
(last admission 4.00pm)
WINNER Sandford Award for Excellence in Heritage Education 2013
Cornwall Tourism Awards GOLD
South West Tourism Excellence Awards GOLD
Oil on canvas
John Henry Martin was based in Newlyn before it became an artists' colony and is not one of the 'Newlyn School', as he did not share the later group's ethos and painting style. His charming pictures are nevertheless valuable records of west Cornwall in the 1870s.