Find out about the story of Percy Toplis, the monocled mutineer: his life and crimes, his final hours and the inquest into his death.
The collections at Penrith and Eden museum include a heritage collection, the old Penrith collection and the fine art collection
Local personalities and people of notoriety include artist Jacob Thompson, trooper William Pearson and wrestler William Jameson.
An elephant's tooth, Roman coins, sculpture of a rider, pewter chargers and 'Druids cutting down the mistletoe' painting are objects in the museum’s collection.
Find out about the history of St Andrew’s Church in Penrith silver and pewter communion plate display in Penrith and Eden Museum.