Museums in Swansea and Gower, Wales

There are some fascinating museums in the Swansea/Gower region - here are a few highlights. For more detailed listings see our gazetter of museums in all of Glamorgan >>

Map of all Museums in Wales
Also see Museums in England | Scotland



Name   Heritage Rating
Cefn Coed Colliery Museum Cefn Coed Colliery Museum 3 Heritage Rating
Margam Stones Museum Margam Stones Museum 4 Heritage Rating
Porthcawl Museum Porthcawl Museum 2 Heritage Rating
South Wales Miners Museum South Wales Miners Museum 3 Heritage Rating
Name   Heritage Rating
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In 1678-81 this clergyman claimed to have knowledge of a 'Popish Plot' to kill Charles II



24 April, 1506

Edmund de la Pole sent to Tower of London

De la Pole, Earl of Suffolk, was the last serious Yorkint claimant to the English throne

Whose coronation took place on Christmas Day?





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Cilgerran Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

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Abbey   Heritage Rating 5

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