Journey through the history of Penzance and the surrounding area from the Iron Age to the present day. Focussing on the Iron Age, the Tudor/Stuart period and the Victorian era, explore what life was like through handling replica and original artefacts, hands-on activities and exploring the Gallery.
Penlee House is a beautiful art gallery and museum, set within sub-tropical gardens, with a great café.Discover More
Our vibrant exhibition programme celebrates the nationally important art and history of West Cornwall.Discover More
From school visits to family activities, talks and walks, there are plenty of learning opportunities at Penlee House.Discover More
Enjoy a delicious lunch or coffee at the Orangery Café, and support us by purchasing unique gifts in our shop.Discover More