Porthmeor Studios, Back Road West

Porthmeor Studios, Back Road West, St Ives, Cornwall TR26 1NG

Grade II* listed lofts and cellars for the pilchard fishing industry, built in phases during the 19th century. Artists started moving into the net lofts in the 1880s, since then it has been central to the history and development of the artists' colony at St Ives. Still used by fishermen and artists.

Opening Arrangements

Depending on COVID restrictions: Moffat Lindner Room open daily from the spring. Borlase Smart Room open daily if not otherwise in use. Maritime Artist open Wednesdays during the summer, and at other times by arrangement

Parking Spaces