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What an amazing small museum - and so inspiring

We have wanted to visit this place for some time and we were able to do so today. Do check opening... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
Walker047
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Northants
Y Cwm, a museum gem in Llangernyw, birthplace of Sir Henry Jones and representing late 19th century Welsh life.

Sir Henry Jones (1852-1922) was born at “Y Cwm” and the museum of his life was opened in 1934 by... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2014
ChasNorthWales
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St. Asaph, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

We called into the museum on their recent Open Doors weekend. This is an interesting museum run by a group of enthusiastic volunteers who are on hand to talk about Sir Henry, his life and the house in which he spent his early years. In...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017

We have wanted to visit this place for some time and we were able to do so today. Do check opening times which are quite limited - and adjust your plans accordingly. It is well worth visiting. Henry Jones left school at aged 12 but...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2014

Sir Henry Jones (1852-1922) was born at “Y Cwm” and the museum of his life was opened in 1934 by his friend David Lloyd George. Sir Henry advised Lloyd George on educational matters when he was in office. Sir Henry was a great educational reformer...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2013

If you want to see what a small, humble Welsh cottage in a remote village was like in the early years of the last century; visit this little museum. Sir Henry Jones was a remarkable man. From very humble beginnings he became an academic and...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2013

We found this museum to be really interesting and well worth the visit. It's probably one of the less well known museums and I suspect visited by very few people but if you're interested in local history and people who make a difference to the...More

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