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Huntley & Palmers WWI hardtack biscuit
January 17th, 2018

Make A Hard Tack Biscuit

Object of The Month: January 2018 – Dietary Regulations / Hard Tack Biscuit The ‘Recovery’ Diet  During the American Civil...

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July 6th, 2020

Wartime Footballer Alf Ramsey DCLI

The Military Footballer Alfred (Alf) Ramsey is most well known as the extraordinary football tactician who led the England Football...

Children's Art Week
June 29th, 2020

Children’s Art Week

We are joining in with Children’s Art Week, which takes place from June 29th until July 19th! There’s over 80...

Trench art for Mindfulness
June 25th, 2020

Mindfulness Video Series

Join Bodmin Keep for a ‘Mindful Moment’. In these uncertain times it’s more important than ever to take time to...

Takeover day
June 25th, 2020

Digital Takeover Day!

Get ready to be taken over! We have Meggie Slater who has previously carried out work experience at Bodmin Keep,...

Cornwall's Citizen Army
June 25th, 2020

New Exhibition Launched! – Cornwall’s Citizen Army

Cornwall’s Citizen Army Exhibition! We have a fantastic NEW Exhibition installed at the museum, and we are hoping that you...

bodmin Keep object talk
June 25th, 2020

Keep Kids!

The Keep Kids learning resource for home learning is proving very popular in Lockdown. We have now added our 7th...

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June 16th, 2020

The Keep News Archive

Did you know you can access all past issues of The Keep News in our archive? If you have missed...

Medal Display at Bodmin Keep
May 22nd, 2020

Fighting Fit

Military Museums for Mental Wellbeing Wellbeing seems to be the buzzword on everybody’s lips at the moment, especially with the...

May 18th, 2020

Creativity and Wellbeing Week, Positive Futures, 18 – 24 May 2020

This week is Creativity and Wellbeing Week and although we may not be able to come together in the same...

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May 14th, 2020

Creativity and Wellbeing Week Competition

DRAW, PAINT, SCULPT, PRINT, PHOTOGRAPH, CRAFT, CREATE MUSIC, WRITE POETRY OR A STORY ABOUT A POSITIVE FUTURE Competition opens 15...

Florence Nightingale Letter
May 12th, 2020

A Timely Discovery at Bodmin Keep!

Bodmin Keep unearths a letter from Florence Nightingale in it’s archive! On International Nurses Day, we are happy to tell...

Florence Nightingale Letter
May 12th, 2020

Florence Nightingale’s Letter

Today on International Nurses Day we proudly celebrate our nurses on what would have been Florence Nightingale’s 200th Birthday, one...