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Swansea Museum

Victoria Road, Swansea SA1 1SN, Wales
+44 1792 653763
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Great Afternoon

What a great find Good way to keep teenagers interested for a few hours Great industrial... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Martin P
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Great things to see

There are plenty of exhibits to see of local interest. Well worth a visit if you want an insight of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
michael62_11
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
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Victoria Road, Swansea SA1 1SN, Wales
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+44 1792 653763
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great find Good way to keep teenagers interested for a few hours Great industrial heritage information and a very nice cafe Situated in swansea marina - give it a go

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are plenty of exhibits to see of local interest. Well worth a visit if you want an insight of Swansea through the ages.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had booked a talk by a lady who takes on the role of a servant during Victorian times and dresses in the costume of the day. She was speaking of her time as a lowly servant, starting off in a big house as the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been visiting this museum for pretty much as long as I can remember. One of my childhood favourites was a case of stuffed Victorian birds (a fair few I think were shot by some of my ancestors. Sorry about that). My favourite was a...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Great free museum with children's activities taking place when we went Saturday end of Feb Half term. My sons were interested in the WW1 trench and war film and also the mummy! Drinks machine and gift shop. In an interesting old looking building not far...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

A fabulous way to spend a couple of hours learning about Swansea's remarkable history and it's free.

Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

An interesting museum and a fantastic WW1 temporary exhibition. Great to see everything in Welsh and English.

Reviewed 8 May 2017

Small museum but very interesting, from the steam engine and Cornish beam outside, to the smallest exhibit inside. Very thoughtfully laid out - I like to take my time and look at and read everything so I'll just have to come back and see more....More

Reviewed 7 May 2017

Good temporary expo on WWI from the Swansea point of view. Otherwise the artifacts on history and life in Swansea are a bit sketchy and not all that well presented. A little sad.

Reviewed 1 May 2017

A visit to this fine museum turned a damp day into something much more memorable. It is very interesting afternoon out, with a very good section devoted to how the horrors of the First World War affected this busy Welsh city. The disturbing, and poignant...More

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