Tin, Toys and Tales

Tin, Toys and Tales

When: 13 February 2017 to 28 October 2017
Where: The Henry Rice and Daniel Gumb Room
Time: 10:00 - 16:00
Cost: Free
Suitable for: Any age

Tin, Toys and Tales is an exciting new exhibition which includes fantastic examples of iconic toys from TV and film. Many tin toys have been loaned by Liskeard resident Phil Chapman. Come along and explore the history of toys and the importance of tin in their manufacture.

Upstairs in the Daniel Gumb room the Minerals and Mining exhibition has been updated with the support of the Camborne School of Mines. Come and see the precious and interesting minerals of display and learn about where they were found locally.

Exhibition Gallery

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