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 >>

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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
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West Arms Hotel

West Arms Hotel
Llangollen, Clwyd

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Idyllic setting in the foothills of the Berwyn Mountain, a rural paradise - an historic 16th Century building with considerable character. An olde inn with slate flagged floors and inglenook fireplaces. more >>

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British History Quiz

This national celebration marked the 60th anniversary of Queen Victoria's coronation



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This Day in British History

28 April, 1376

Opening of the 'Good Parliament'

John of Gaunt presided over the Parliament, which tried royal officials for embezzlement and dismissed the king's mistress, Alice Perrers

Monarch Mayhem

This king was beheaded at Whitehall on 30 January, 1649



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Popular Historic Attractions

Powis Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Carew Cross
Historic Building   Heritage Rating 5

Penmon Priory
Abbey   Heritage Rating 5

Cwmhir Abbey
Abbey   Heritage Rating 5

Caldicot Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5


Wolfscastle (Self catering)
The Old Stable, Wolfscastle

The Old Stable

This semi detached cottage is set in a quiet courtyard just two miles from the Pembrokeshire village of Wolfscastle and can sleep two people in one bedroom.
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Pembroke (Self catering)
The Honeypot, Pembroke

The Honeypot

This log cabin is set 1.2 miles from Pembroke and sleeps four people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 4

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