The Poly

24 Church St, Falmouth : 01326 319461
The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society

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Venue Hire

Right in the heart of Falmouth, our beautiful building commands a great position on the town’s busy main street.

Our selection of spaces are ideal for art exhibitions, performances, lectures and talks, film screenings, comedy, cabaret and any other inventive ways you’d like to use the space! Please feel free to give the team a call on 01326 319461 if you have any queries or would like to discuss your requirements for Exhibitions in more detail.


Galleries Opening Hours: Tuesday – Saturday

10am – 7pm, closed on Sunday & Monday


Room Hire Tariff 2016

Spring Gallery

(Street level, including a display window onto Falmouth’s main high street)
£300/week +18% commission on sales (15% + VAT)

First Floor Bar

(Similar dimensions to street level galleries, available for exhibitions or events).
Price on application. Available for short and long-term hire.

Main Gallery Exhibitions

(Large upstairs gallery with movable 8′ by 8′ display boards).
£650/week +18% commission on sales (15% + VAT).

Full details of our gallery spaces are included in our Gallery Guide 2016, downloadable here.

Main Gallery Event Hire

Call for a quote per day for events (includes one member of staff). Extra to be charged for technical support.

Main Auditorium (theatre/cinema)

(Raked seating, 180 seats, 2 wheelchair spaces). The theatre is hired out on a case by case basis,
with costs dependent on the use of equipment and additional technical support.

Please contact Nicholas or Judith on 01326 319461, or email to discuss your requirements for the auditorium.

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Falmouth History Archive Open to the Public

You are welcome to come in and browse our archives, share information with us and find out more about the history of...

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© The Poly - The Poly is the trading name of the Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society Limited, a company limited by guarantee and incorporated in England and Wales with company registration number 03909555 and registered charity number 1081199, with its registered office at 24 Church Street, Falmouth TR11 3EG