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. Gift of the artist.
The Irish artist Norman Garstin painted what has become one of Penlee House's best-loved works, 'The Rain it Raineth Every Day'. A leading figure of the Newlyn School, he was as famous for his work as an art critic and teacher as he was as a painter.