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
Dubbed 'the father of the Newlyn School', Forbes's painting 'A Fish Sale on a Cornish Beach', 1885, brought national recognition to the art colony and the school of painting he founded with his wife Elizabeth kept Newlyn at the forefront of British art well into the 20th century.