opening hours

Opening & Admission

opening hours

  • Open All Year Round JAN- DEC 2019

    Closed Mondays

    Open Tuesday - Saturday
    10am - 5pm
    (last admission 4.30pm)

    Open Sundays
    12pm - 4.30pm
    (last admission 4pm)

Also open on Bank Holiday Mondays and 7 days a week during School Holidays.

Cornwall’s Regimental Museum

Recognised as one of the finest Military Museums in the South West of England, Cornwall’s Regimental Museum is housed in “The Keep” at Bodmin, a magnificent Grade II listed Victorian building constructed in 1859.

The collection and displays cover 300 years of history, telling the story of the Duke of Cornwall’s Light Infantry, volunteer militia and The Light Infantry.

 

The museum is an Independent Registered Charity, number 1174375 

WHAT'S ON

SPECIAL EVENTS

The Commanding Officer's Bugle at Cornwall's Regimental Museum
April 13, 2019 EventsExhibition

New Exhibition – Music, Military and Morale

Music, Military & Morale – A new exhibition exploring the role of music in the military. The role of music...

The Secret Listener
October 12, 2019 Family FriendlyLove Bodmintheatre

The Secret Listener

We are delighted to welcome Ruth Mitchell’s performance of The Secret Listener to Bodmin Keep. Ruth Mitchell explores the mysterious true story...

October half term
October 19, 2019 EventsfamilyFamily FriendlykidsLove BodminWW1WW2

Half Term Fun!

This October half term we have a fantastic programme of activities aimed to be lots of fun for all the...

 
 
The Museum

Our History

1920 - 2016
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  • The logo for the South West Museum Development Program

  • Logo for the Arts Council England

  • Logo for the Arts Award Supporter

  • Army Museums Ogilby Trust Logo

  • The Logo for the Association of Independent Museums

VISITOR COMMENTS

One of the best, if not the best military museum in the Country.  Steeped in history from days gone by of the Light Infantry to modern day… well worth a visit.