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Open every day 10am-5pm (Last admission 4:30pm)


Things to Do

Seek out stories to send shivers down your spine in the Shipwreck Treasure Museum or uncover the journeys that have taken Charlestown from clay carts to open ocean to silver screen and beyond, in our tunnels.

Shipwreck Treasure Museum

Life and loss at sea. The lure of the search. The reveal of the find. The Shipwreck Treasure Museum is a place of peril and possibility, where a seabed full of salvaged stories waits to be explored…

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Summer Activities

You Take the Lead!

A guide for the brave pioneer

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Charlestown Underground

Unfortunately, due to the confined nature of the tunnels, Charlestown Underground is not currently open. We have exciting plans for the tunnels in the future, so look out for updates later this year!

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Charlestown on Film

Star of television and movie screen, Charlestown harbour has been a canvas for yesterday's world, a door to imaginary places and a hero in many a tale. Explore our exhibition of Charlestown on film and glimpse behind the scenes...

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Shopping at The Merchants of Charlestown

Housed in the Merchants of Charlestown building, our retail offerings range from characterful clothing to gifts and treats. Browse, try on, play - and carry home some treasure of your own.

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Food and Drink

From pop-up pizzas and fresh-brewed coffee, to hearty sailor’s fare, we’ve got plenty of food and drink to keep the wind in your sails.

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