Mining, family history, domestic life and maritime history are all represented in the collection.

The museum also houses important paintings by two local 19th-century artists – a fine self-portrait by John Opie (1761-1807), the village's most famous son, and a handsome portrait by his great-nephew Edward Opie, bought with Art Fund help in 2006.

St Agnes Museum

Penwinnick Road, St Agnes, Cornwall, TR5 0PA

01872 553228


Opening times

Easter – Oct Sun – Mon, 10.30am – 5pm

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