Kingsbridge Cookworthy Museum

History Revisited

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The Museum is now closed for the winter, except for Kingsbridge Celebrates Christmas on December 1st, and will re-open on Monday 25th March 2019. The Resource Centre remains open all year.




The Ilbert Room

... is located off thQuite an Occasione Cookworthy Room.

This is the second year of our exhibition 'William Cookworthy: Pioneer of Porcelain', displaying a new selection of the wonderful Cookworthy porcelain on loan from the Plymouth City Museum during its refurbishment.

Cookworthy's notable contemporaries and acquaintances are also featured. Dr. Samuel Johnson of dictionary fame was one of these, and we are pleased to able to display a first edition of the 'Dictionary' and Dr. Johnson's own walking stick.









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