Late night, candlelit opening on August 26th with Ghost Stories

A chance to experience the Museum of Witchcraft and Magic at night and by the magic of candlelight. No need to book, just turn up, pay your entrance fee and enjoy the Museum at your own pace.

See the wise woman’s cottage by candlelight, peer into the otherworld and meet piskies, green men and the Horned God, be enchanted by our collection of spells and charms, find out about real wands, witches and wizardry!

Museum open 8pm-11pm (last entry 10.30pm).

On August 26th, there will also be a chance to hear Ghost Stories in the Museum library as part of the candlelit evening experience.  There is an additional charge of £5 per person for this.  

The Ghost Stories will be performed by Circle of Spears Production Company, here are some more details:

Spooky Happenings in the Witchcraft Museum and Beyond.

Join the Victorian librarians in the Library at the Museum of Witchcraft and Magic in Boscastle, Cornwall, as part of our late-night candlelit opening.

There will be two chances to hear the Ghost Stories: one at 7.00pm (you can then visit the Museum) and one at 9pm (visiting the Museum before this performance is recommended).

This is a chance to hear some of the spooky goings on that have been experienced in the museum, as well as ghost traditions from the South West and some fiction and poetry on a ghostly theme.

​Note: stories are suitable for ages 9 plus.

Buy your tickets to the Ghost Stories here: