Violeta Thurstan

Violeta Thurstan

When: 14 October 2021 to 26 November 2025
Where: Penryn Museum
Time: 10.00am - 3.30pm
Cost: Free

Information on one of Penryn's most famous characters, who was a nurse in the First World War. 
The museum has many artefacts that belonged to Violeta as well as photographs to show what an amazing and memorable person she was to Penryn. 

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  • Granite Quarrying

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    Violeta Thurstan

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    14 October 2021 to 26 November 2025

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  • Traditional Toys

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  • Penryn Artwork

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