Bodmin Keep: Cornwall's Army Museum and its collection

Bodmin Keep: Cornwall's Army Museum

Explore Bodmin Keep, an authentic Grade II listed Victorian Army Keep in the heart of Cornwall. Discover the former home of the Duke of Cornwall’s Light Infantry, visit the regimental cells and impressive armoury, stocked with historic weaponry. Discover objects spanning over 300 years of Cornish military life - from the Cornwall Militia and Volunteers to The Light Infantry. Highlights of the collections include the Harry Patch display, stained glass windows, and some quirky objects - don’t miss the pair of painted ostrich eggs. The museum is a dog friendly attraction with a gift shop, refreshment area and vintage & second-hand bookshop.

History & Anthropology  History & Anthropology Specialized & Alternative  Specialized & Alternative War Historic house

Bodmin Keep: Cornwall's Army Museum
The Keep
PL31 1EG Bodmin

Visitor information Bodmin Keep: Cornwall's Army Museum

Opening hours

Monday Closed
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
Sunday Closed

Bodmin Keep welcomes visitors Tuesday-Saturday, 10am-5pm (last entry 4pm)

Bank Holidays – We’re open on most Bank Holidays


0 – 5Free
6 – 18£5.00

Family tickets are available on our website, and we welcome group bookings.

For more information visit or call 01208 72810


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Location & Map

The Keep, Bodmin

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