Kingsbridge Cookworthy Museum

History Revisited

Latest News

The Museum is OPEN until 31st October, so you haven't missed your chance to visit! NEW display 'Margaret Lorenz: a Head of her Time'; updated with new material 'William Cookworthy' Pioneer of Porcelain'; and lots more to see and do in your local museum. 




What's On

Autumn Family Day

Thursday 25th October, 10.30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Looking for something to do over half term? Craft activities for the children and demonstrations in the museum, including our Victorian apple peeler and other challenges. The rag rug still isn't finished, so we will need more help with that. Refreshments available including home made cake. AND there is a special "wizard" themed duck trail with a prize for everyone, for one day only!


Fundraising Treasure Hunt and Pasty Supper

Saturday 27th October, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m., at the Museum

Another chance to raise a team, test your local knowledge and exercise your puzzle-solving talents at our end-of-season Museums at Night event. Maximum team size of six. Tickets £10 per person, to include a drink, a pasty and a sweet treat. Please buy your tickets in advance (for catering purposes!) by Friday 19th October either from the Museum or the Kingsbridge Information Centre. Any questions, please contact the museum on 01548 853235 or



Wednesday 31st October - the museum closes for the 2018 season.

Friday 30th November - Christmas Sale in the Market Hall.

Saturday 1st December - Kingsbridge Celebrates Christmas, Museum open all day.


 If you have any events you wish to see listed, please contact the museum here