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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Sir Winston Churchill was born at what stately home?



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Edward the Confessor marries Edith, daughter of Earl Godwin of Wessex

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Popular Historic Attractions

Caldicot Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

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Captiva Cottage

A wonderful ground floor cottage, just a few minutes? walk from Saunderfoot, and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms.
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