Home to inventor and steam engineer Sir Goldsworthy Gurney, and commemorates his life. The Bude Canal is also featured, as are figureheads and artefacts from locally wrecked ships. Lots more too!
- Souvenir Shop
- Full disabled access
The Castle The Wharf Bude Cornwall EX23 8LG
Daily Easter-Oct 1000-1700, Winter closes 1600.
The Heritage Centre is the ideal place to visit and find out about Bude and the surrounding area before setting out to explore the town, canal, wharf and beaches. It is divided into themed areas which represent key elements of our cultural heritage history. There is also a special exhibition area dedicated to Sir Goldsworthy Gurney who built The Castle in 1830.