Kingsbridge Cookworthy Museum

History Revisited

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The Museum re-opens for the season on Monday 31st March.

Come and see this year’s new exhibitions - ‘Keep the Home Fires Burning’ on the impact of the First World War on the area, and ‘Hats Galore’ which has taken some of our best hats out of storage.







Come inside the Old Grammar School and discover the story of Kingsbridge and the South Hams.


In our galleries you will find both permanent displays and special exhibitions showing how the people of the area have lived, worked and played over many generations.

A highlight of your visit may be viewing our collection of photographs from the 1870s to the present day or a visit to our Heritage Resource Centre for personal research and access to our archives and local records.

Whatever your interest there's something for all the family in this lively local museum, rain or shine..