Visiting the Museum


MONDAY10:00 – 17:00
TUESDAY10:00 – 17:00
WEDNESDAY10:00 – 17:00
THURSDAY10:00 – 17:00
FRIDAY10:00 – 17:00
SATURDAY10:00 – 17:00
SUNDAY10:00 – 17:00
Last admission 16:00.
Summer Opening Times: 01 April – 03 November.


Children under 18
(under 5s are free)
Family (2 adults and up to
three under 18s)
*Museum admission does NOT INCLUDE car parking.
See below for further parking information.

Group Bookings

Pre-booked groups of 10 or more people visiting the museum can receive a special 10% discount. Contact us below for more information and to discuss your booking.

• Phone: 01736 810 966

• Email:

Please note – Coach parking is unavailable in our car parks. For more information click here.

Special Offers

OrganisationSpecial Offer*
English Heritage Members 50% off museum entry
Blue Light Card 50% off museum entry
First Bus50% off museum entry
Blue Peter BadgeFree museum entry
Pard Card
(holder + 4 guests)
10% off museum entry, gift shop, Café PK & Koffi PK
*When visiting the museum, valid membership cards or a valid bus ticket must be shown.

Getting Here:

PK Porthcurno, Eastern House,
Porthcurno, Penzance,
Cornwall, TR19 6JX

Reach us by:

Our car parks are pay-on-exit. The parking machines accept cash and card payments. Parking rates are seasonal, the current rate is:

0-2 HOURS£2.60
2-4 HOURS£5.00
ALL DAY£6.90
Charging Period: 09:00 to 18:00

There is a regular public bus service that stops on our doorstep.

Present your Bus ticket at the museum to receive 50% off museum entry.

Coach parking in our car parks is unavailable unless pre-arranged with PK Porthcurno. Please email with regards to coach parking.

Eat & Drink

Enjoy a selection of freshly prepared, locally sourced food and drink at Café PK with its stunning views over the valley, or enjoy a family picnic in our beautiful museum gardens.

Family eating at outdoor cafe on a summers day
Group of people stand by signage on the Cornish coast

Make a day of it

Our museum stands beside one of Britain’s most spectacular beaches and the world-famous Minack open-air theatre, making a visit to Porthcurno the perfect family day out. Walkers can enjoy spectacular views around Porthcurno from the South West Coast Path – from the Minack to Logan Rock – taking in PK Porthcurno on the way.

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