Liskeard & District Museum
The museum has now reopened and you can visit our popular toy exhibition and the new 1950s/1960s exhibition as well as the mining and general displays on the upper floor.
Home to the largest collection of toys in Cornwall ! Learn about the history of Liskeard, from the work of local heroine Emily Hobhouse to the story of how the rocks beneath your feet got turned into Silver, Lead and Tin…. Come face to face with the invading Daleks. See James Bond’s Golden Gun, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and many many more.
The museum is part of the World Heritage Site for Mining. Displays include mining and geological artefacts. Explore the development of the town from Mesolithic settlers to the present time.
Admission is free, families are very welcome and there is lift access to all floors.