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We visited here as we were staying at the inn. There is lots to see here and we thought it was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Museum is shared with Daphne Du Maurier museum. Interesting, full of facts and pictures.10 minute... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unless you have a specific interest in this aspect of Cornish history, I would not bother with this museum. We paid £10 for us to have a look round (family of four) and it was a waste of our money. It was a self-guided tour...More

Thank EmsH79
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To be fair, it's not expensive, and it's not the main attraction at Jamaica Inn, but this museum needs some work. There's a fairly large collection of artifacts from all kinds of smuggling, from the swashbuckling traditional cutlasses to modern drug smuggling kit. Mixed in...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent smuggling museum with lots of Daphne Du Maurier history and information (my dad used to work for her at Menabilly). Loads of quirky stories and smugglers equipment to look at and get ideas for your next trip to Morocco!

Thank Perren4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here as we were staying at the inn. There is lots to see here and we thought it was well worth the entry price, although we wouldn’t have wanted to pay much more. We thought the museum could have been improved with more...More

Thank darceyhorse
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Having driven past Jamaica Inn on numerous occasions my wife suggested we visit the Museum. What a surprise, small but beautifully formed, combined Daphne de Maurier Museum and Smugglers Museum. Welcomed by a friendly lady who explained what was there and how to work through...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Museum is shared with Daphne Du Maurier museum. Interesting, full of facts and pictures.10 minute video well worth watching.

Thank villan52
Reviewed 10 September 2018

For a few pounds you can get sense of the history of this place with the Daphne du Maurier connection. Excellent

Thank BL63
Reviewed 4 September 2018

What a wonderful time I had here at The Jamaica Inn, we went to the Smugglers Museum which was really nice to have a look around, very interesting, I learned a lot, its split into two sections the Daphne Du Maurier exhibit and the Smugglers...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We took a look around this very small museum , lucky we got a discount on the price we only had to pay £2.50 each , even at that price I thought it was to much, to be honest you could find out as much...More

Thank Lenny M
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Recommended. Interesting half an hour spend in the museum. Tick in the box. Just don’t bother with lunch or dinner unless you have brough you credit card with you...

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