Kingsbridge Cookworthy Museum

History Revisited

Latest News

The Museum is closed at present except for special events, while spring cleaning and exhibition preparation go on before re-opening in March - but there is work going on behind the scenes all year round, and more volunteers are always welcome. The Local Heritage Resource Centre is still open at the usual hours - details in the Resource Centre section.




Web Links

Local Interest

Kingsbridge History Society

To seek out, document and publish information about the history of Kingsbridge, and to encourage the pursuit of that historical interest.

Other Museums

Devon Museums

This website is currently hosting 35 museums websites from across Devon.

Research Sites

Devon History Society

The Devon History Society was founded in 1969 to further the knowledge and study of the county's history.

GENUKI - Kingsbridge Page

The aim of GENUKI is to serve as a "virtual reference library" of genealogical information that is of particular relevance to the UK & Ireland. It is a noncommercial service, provided by an ever-growing group of volunteers in cooperation with the Federation of Family History Societies and a number of its member societies.

Related Organisations

South Devon AONB

The purpose of the AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty) is to conserve and enhance the natural beauty of the landscape. The designation covers the landscape, scenery, wildlife and cultural heritage within the AONB.


The South Devon AONB covers 130 square miles (337 square kilometres) from Jennycliff in Plymouth to Berry Head and Elberry Cove in Brixham, including the entire coastline of the South Hams.