The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic in Cornwall
The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic in Cornwall

The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic in Cornwall

Interested in the rich history of witchcraft and magic in Britain? Come and visit one of the UK’s most unique museums and the biggest collection of European witchcraft archives and artefacts in the world! At the Museum of Witchcraft and Magic in Boscastle, you can learn all about the deep history of magical practices in Britain throughout history, from ancient times to modern-day. They value accuracy, authenticity and impartiality and with the help of historic scholars and real magic practitioners, they aim to create fun and engaging educational exhibitions. This is a really great historic centre to add to your Stack, especially if you’re sick of the same old museums and looking for something a bit different.

Where can I find unique museums in Cornwall?

Visit The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic in the gorgeous coastal village of Boscastle for a truly unique and fascinating look into the history of witchcraft in the UK!

Wander around the charming village for the rest of the day or, if you fancy stretching your legs a bit more, set off towards Warren Point or the Pentargon Falls to enjoy the best of the Cornish coast. There are also lots of lovely places to eat along the river and very close to the museum including The Rocket Store seafood restaurant, the Harbour Tea Light Garden, and more.

  • Tickets are £7 for over 18s and £5 for children aged 5 and up (under 5’s go free)
  • If you require wheelchair access please ask for a wheelchair time slot when booking so they can provide you with easy access and give you as pleasant an experience as possible (any wheelchair disabled guests have free entry)
  • Online booking is a 1-hour slot after entry to ensure everyone can enjoy the museum under Covid restrictions
  • The museum is just a 5-minute walk from the village car park
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