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Smugglers Museum

| Jamaica Inn, Bolventor PL15 7TS, England
+44 1566 86250
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Small but interesting

A small museum full of artifacts of smuggling only cost a few pounds took us 20 mins to read... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Julie H
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Aberdare, United Kingdom
Fascinating History of Smuggling

Very informative visit to the museum and reasonably priced. It is pretty small and could be more... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mike8207
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| Jamaica Inn, Bolventor PL15 7TS, England
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+44 1566 86250

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Reviewed 6 days ago

A small museum full of artifacts of smuggling only cost a few pounds took us 20 mins to read everything there was a small film at then end very good nice friendly lady at the desk

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very informative visit to the museum and reasonably priced. It is pretty small and could be more interactive for younger children, however it does show a great film at the end. Worth a visit

Thank Mike8207
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a good place to have a snack after.....the history of the writer who wrote so many books, to include The Birds and the history of smugglers....

Thank 66travelor
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

£3:95 entry and if there is more than 3 of you your not going to fit in really sorry but am unable to understand how these people. Can justify the price the whole place is over price really really overpriced

Thank Hayley C
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We visited the museum in the early summer and found this great with interesting and informative staff. Worth a visit definitely.

Thank sarahkJ2331NZ
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

If I'd seen this online and read a bit more I wouldn't have chosen to go in, it's a room with artefacts and a 10 minute video .. it doesn't cost much to enter. Staff on the till was pleasant and helpful

Thank Roscommoner13
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We went to this museum not really knowing what to expect, we had just turned up for a meal. The entrance fee was very reasonable. As the name would suggest there are many artefacts that illustrate the ingenious methods that have been used and probably...More

Thank Jet C
Reviewed 6 September 2017

really enjoyed visiting the museum, it gave you a good insight into how things were back then, not a huge amount in it but then it is very cheap to enter, its a perfect addition to having a meal in the pub. I loved the...More

Thank _garlandjill1
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We love anything to do with pirates and smugglers and we weren't disappointed by the jamaica inn smugglers museum. It has a wealth of information about smuggling in cornwall and it was really interesting to learn how smuggling played such a big part in the...More

Thank Xander R
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

What a shame I was so looking forward to finding out about the book, the area and about smugglers. No interactive exhibits. Dated signage, lots of paintings but not many facts.

2  Thank Kathryn A
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