A Casket of Pearls: Celebrating 20 Years of Collecting

A Casket of Pearls: Celebrating 20 Years of Collecting
Penlee House Gallery and Museum

When: 04 February 2017 to 03 June 2017
Where: Penlee House Gallery & Museum
Time: 10.00am - 5.00pm
Cost: £5.00 adult/ £4.00 concessions, children under 18 free
Suitable for: Any age

Since undergoing major refurbishment in 1997, Penlee House Gallery & Museum has become one of the nation’s leading regional museums. It is internationally renowned for its important collections of 19th and 20th century British art, in particular paintings by artists of the Newlyn School. This exhibition shows how Penlee’s marvellous collections have developed over two decades, through fine and decorative art, social history, photography and archaeology. Throughout the Galleries.

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  • Great War Exhibition

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  • Toys!

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