LATEST NEWS & EVENTS AT COOKWORTHY MUSEUM

FARMING IN THE SOUTH HAMS

23 MARCH – 31 OCTOBER 2020

Our next major exhibition will explore and celebrate farming in the South Hams both in the past and today. Watch this space for further details.

FAMILY OPEN DAY

Thursday 2 APRIL 2020

Come along from 10:30am – 4.00pm for lots of fun activities.

Entry is £1 for Adults and FREE for under 16s.

Refreshments available.
Trails, dressing-up, crafts and more.

THE NEW JACKET

23 MARCH – 31 OCTOBER 2020

This jacket is a modern recreation of the type of jacket worn by Quakers, including William Cookworthy in his famous portrait.

The jacket was made by seamstress Mary McLellan, who has made costumes for theatrical and historical productions using appropriate materials.

It is now available to view in the ILBERT ROOM.