St Austell Town Museum, St Austell

4.8
History Museum · Hidden Gem · Specialty Museum
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  • A little gem situated in an old town gaol within a grade 2 listed Market House. Well worth a visit with friendly knowledgable volunteers in attendance. Only open during the warmer months, but the...  more »
  • This little museum is a real treasure, so much to see in a small space and staff very helpful. It is a must to visit even to go inside a cell as it would have been then.  more »
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  • A small museum but the staff is very friendly and enthusiastic about the exhibits. Can learn more about the old days in St Austell. Great place to spend the extra time before/after catching the bus to the Eden Project. Make a donation if you can!

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