Family Friendly

Fearless families must prepare for a seafaring voyage through history and heroics when visiting the Shipwreck Treasure Museum in Charlestown. 


Take on a treasure hunt through the Shipwreck Museum and track down the clues among the museum’s unique collection of shipwreck artefacts from around the world. The trail will take youngsters around the cabinets of curiosities, occupying inquisitive minds and encouraging all ages to look deeper at the treasures on display. 

Charlestown is a great place for all generations to enjoy a day out in Cornwall. As well as a hoard of treasures awaiting families in the Shipwreck Treasure Museum, there are also shops, restaurants and even two beaches to entice visitors.


Arts, crafts and antique shops like Jangles Jeweller, The Old Workshop Charlestown and Atishoo Gallery can be browsed in the historic port perfect for purchasing keepsakes and treasured memories. Before settling down on the granite quay wall with a refreshing sorbet or delicious ice cream from the award-winning Tall Ships Creamery. 

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Shipwreck Treasure Museum, Quay Road, Charlestown, St. Austell, Cornwall PL25 3NJ
01726 69897