Things to see and do

PK Porthcurno is the UK’s only dedicated museum of global communications. Come and discover the amazing story of our interconnected world in the place where it all started.

Girl looks at old communications eqipment at Porthcurno Telegraph Museum

Explore the museum

From the invention of electricity and Morse code, to fibre optics and future technology, our award-winning museum combines the wonder of science with amazing histories and tales of human endeavor from around the globe.

Strips of Morse Code at Child cutting a piece of paper at a Porthcurno Telegraph Museum exhibition

Exhibitions & Events

Find out what’s on at PK Porthcurno and get involved with our upcoming events. We have a variety of exciting workshops and exhibitions to capture your imagination.


2020 is the 150th anniversary of Porthcurno’s role as the centre of the world’s first modern communications network. Join us in 2021 for a program of special events and exhibitions celebrating 150 years of our connected world.

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