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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Knighton Hotel

Knighton Hotel
Knighton, Powys

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Located in the heart of the town on the Welsh border in beautiful Powys. Approximately one hours drive to Shrewsbury Worcester and Hereford. With free WIFI restaurant and bar. This 16th Century weather boarded Coaching … more >>

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This Benedictine monk and scholar succeeded Lanfranc as Archbishop of Canterbury in 1093



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Robert the Bruce crowned king of Scotland

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This monarch was discovered in captivity by his minstrel



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Popular Historic Attractions

Cilgerran Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Pembroke Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Cwmhir Abbey
Abbey   Heritage Rating 5

Tintern Abbey
Abbey   Heritage Rating 5

Chepstow Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5


New Quay (Self catering)
Arfor, New Quay

Arfor

This semi-detached cottage is situated six miles from New Quay, South Wales, and sleeps seven in three bedrooms.
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Berlin House, Tenby

Berlin House

This outstanding duplex apartment in Tenby sleeps eight people in three bedrooms.
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