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Cornwall's Regimental Museum - Gun Handling Sessions

Cornwall's Regimental Museum - Gun Handling Sessions

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Type: Participatory Event

Discover one of the finest collections of weaponry in the South West and get up close and personal with the museum’s impressive armoury right here in ‘The Keep’, the former barracks of the Duke of Cornwall’s Light Infantry Regiment.

The next confirmed gun handling sessions will be:

October Half Term – daily on weekdays (Monday 23rd – Friday 27th) at 11:00 am and 2:00 pm.

If you would like to book a group or personal gun handling session, or to make enquiries about educational or other visits, please get in touch.


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Contact Details

The Keep
PL31 1EG

Tel: 01208 72810

Ticket Information

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£5.00 per person per day

Under 18's FREE



  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Road Directions

The museum is easily accessible from the A30. It is located on the B3268 Lostwithiel Road.

SatNav users may wish to use the postcode PL31 1DU, which will take you to Bodmin Bowls Club, opposite to the museum’s parking area.

Parking There is limited free parking at the rear of the museum (SatNav PL31 1DU) and additional free on-street parking nearby, plus Victoria Square pay and display car park 100 metres level walk to the rear of the museum along Castle Canyke Road.

Public Transport Directions

From Liskeard, Wadebridge or Padstow take the Plymouth Citybus 11a to Bodmin Town Centre stopping at Bodmin General Station.

From Truro/ St Austell take the First bus no.27 to Bodmin Town Centre stopping at Bodmin General Station.


For up to date timetables please contact the Information Centre (01208 76616) or visit