Kingsbridge Cookworthy Museum

History Revisited

Latest News

The Museum is now closed for the winter, re-opening on Monday 25th March 2019. We are preparing a new exhibition 'All the Fun of the Fair' to celebrate 50 years of Fair Week, and we would welcome your photographs, reminiscences and any small artefacts for display. The Resource Centre remains open all year for personal research.




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.