About Charlestown Shipwreck Centre
CHARLESTOWN SHIPWRECK AND HERITAGE CENTRE: Located in an historic china clay building, we offer visitors an insight into the history of Charlestown and shipwrecks. We have the largest exhibition of artifacts recovered divers, on public display in the UK. Walk through underground tunnels where clay trucks were pushed out to the ships in the port.
VILLAGE LIFE: Animated scenes of village life with: Charles Rashleigh telling how he lost ownership of Charlestpwn to his lawyers, a typical cottage scene of days gone by, a blacksmith at his forge and the master cooper making barrels.
Guided tours are available for organised parties booked in advance.
A well stocked shop offers a wide range of maritime and Cornish gifts, souvenirs, cards, books, Cornish mead & fudge, beach goods, clothing, badges, toys, confectionary and much more
CHILDEN UNDER 10 ARE FREE WHEN ACCOMPANIED BY A PAYING ADULT.
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We are open from 10th April to 31st October (inclusive)
10am to 5pm.
Special rates for groups and educational parties by prior arrangement.
Senior Citizens, Students & Disabled £4.95
Paying Child aged 10 to 16 £2.95
Child under 10 FREE when accompanied by paying adult
Information & Contact
The Shipwreck and Heritage Centre, Quay Road, Charlestown
Tel: 01726 69897, PL25 3NJ
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