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  • When does the museum open?
    Our opening times are: Monday to Friday 10.30am to 4.30pm Saturday 10.30am to 3.30pm We are closed on Sunday. The Museum is open from 1st April until the end of October.
  • How much does it cost?
    Tickets are £5 per adult and children under 16 go free!
  • Do you take card payments?
    Yes we can take payment with cash, card or mobile phone payments with Apple Pay or Google Wallet.
  • Is the Museum dog friendly?
    Yes! Well behaved dogs on leads are welcome and we have a water bowl on the top floor. Exploring is thirsty work!
  • Is the Museum accessible?
    The Museum has a ground floor entrance and a stair lift to the first floor. We also have a wheelchair available on the first floor if required.
  • Is the Museum suitable for children?
    Yes! We have a children's trail around the Museum with lots of things for them to look for and learn about. These can be picked up at the desk when you arrive.
  • Is there a gift shop?
    We don't currently have a gift shop but we do have a selection of books and postcards for sale at the desk. Just ask one of our friendly volunteers!


Wheal Dream

St. Ives


TR26 1PR

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