To see what's been happening at some of the events held at Penlee House please click here to visit our events gallery.
New 'Fishermen's Pockets', free to borrow during your visit and stuffed full of optical toys, finger puppets and all sorts, will keep the young'uns happy. Pick up a 'Spot it' Quiz and see if you can find all the paintings. Then drop by the colouring table in the local history gallery! also, don't miss:
Drop-in family events in the Gallery
Look out for drop-in family art and craft activities every Saturday afternoon
from 2.30pm - 3.30pm in the galleries. Be inspired by
the pictures in the current exhibition and have a
go at making something to take home. There's a different activity every
week and all materials are supplied. FREE and open to all - including
grown-ups! (children must be accompanied). Download the September/October list here
Penlee House Gallery and Museum is now
an accredited Learning
Destination for the Children's University in Cornwall - attend any workshop and get one stamp for your Passport to Learning!
Don't forget to bring your passport on the day.
Baby and Parent Sessions on the last Monday of every month
'Stay and play' sessions at Penlee House - come along and experience the amazing artworks whilst you and your baby play and explore together.
Monthly on the last Monday of every month
Monday 24 September
Monday 29 October
Monday 26 November
Drop in any time from 10.00am to 11.30am. Free - Suitable for babies from birth to crawlers/early walkers
Free locals pass to the museum (Penzance Pass) for those who live in Penzance, Newlyn, Mousehole, Paul, Heamoor & Gulval. Pick up yours at the session.
Friends' Lecture Programme 2018/2019
Lectures take place at 7:30pm at Penlee House (unless otherwise stated). Admission: Members £3.00, Non-members £4.00. BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL: Tel. 01736 363625.