Jubilee Pool: Then, Now, To Come

Image: Photograph: TP Roskrow, courtesy Penlee House Gallery & Museum, Penzance © The Artist’s Estate

04 Aug — 22 Sep 2018

The Engine Room, The Exchange

Work-in-progress of a three-year participative, creative exploration of the life and history of Penzance’s iconic and much-loved lido.

For more information on the project see Awen

Please note: Exhibition not open on Friday mornings in September.


Thu 30 Aug 16.00 – 17.00
A presentation by history sleuth and performer Linda Camidge exploring bathing prior to Jubilee Pool and how people of Penzance responded as the Jubilee Pool was being built.
FREE with admission, no need to book.

Sat 1 Sep 13.00 – 16.00
& Thu 13 Sep 11.00 – 14.00 

Do you have any photos you would like to include in Jubilee Pool’s new archive? Have you got a story to tell about Jubilee Pool? This is an opportunity to add your own history to the story. You are invited to bring your stories and photos of Jubilee Pool to The Exchange to be recorded or scanned by the Jubilee Pool Stories team.
Free, drop-in.

Venue: The Engine Room, The Exchange
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Open: TUE - SAT, 10.00 - 16.00
Closed: SUN & MON

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