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Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre

Meyrick Owen Way | Royal Dockyard Chapel, Pembroke Dock SA72 6WS, Wales
+44 1646 684220
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First Class

An excellent Heritage Centre with wonderful exhibits and manned by enthusiastic and well informed... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
UkWesty
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UK
Accessible Museum.

All on one level. Large print which pleased me. Staff very accessible and helpful. Displays... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JANETDENISE
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre tells the story of Pembroke Dock's unique history and its long connections with flying boats from biplanes to Sunderlands.* Displays, stories, models, medals, uniforms* Long service career of Sunderland and its various marks* Pembroke Dock in wartime - the largest flying boat station in the world* Other flying boats including the Catalina and civil variants* Dedicated Workshop Team conserving parts of a unique wartime survivor* Telling the story of Sunderland Flying Boat, serial number T9044
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Meyrick Owen Way | Royal Dockyard Chapel, Pembroke Dock SA72 6WS, Wales
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+44 1646 684220
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Reviewed 6 days ago

An excellent Heritage Centre with wonderful exhibits and manned by enthusiastic and well informed people. Well, well worth a visit

Thank UkWesty
Stuart B, Manager at Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for this lovely review, we're glad that you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 1 week ago

All on one level. Large print which pleased me. Staff very accessible and helpful. Displays interesting,nothing boring and stuffy here. Bring the family.More

Thank JANETDENISE
Stuart B, Manager at Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for this great review, we glad that our efforts to make it accessible were appreciated - although we know that there is still some room for improvement! Glad that you enjoyed the visit, and we hope you will get the chance to come back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have visited this little museum a few times now and always find it interesting! Parking is good and it is housed in a beautiful building surrounded by well kept lawns! Lots of interesting exhibits, but not as interesting as the staff who are on duty...More

Thank Roger M
Stuart B, Manager at Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your lovely review, and we are very glad to hear that you are a regular visitor! Our volunteers are a real asset to us, all dedicated, enthusiastic and very knowledgeable about the subject matter! You are right to suggest that we aren't a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre today and were delighted to have found it. This is a relatively new museum that not only celebrates the Sunderland flying boats that flew from this location, but the true heritage and history of the docks and their...More

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Stuart B, Manager at Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for this great review, we are glad you found us, and that you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very Good museum. I have visited a few times with a reasonable prices entrance fee. The children love all the exhibits and there are many display posters with much information. It is well worth a visit and it is informative. Staff are very helpful and...More

Thank LisaR77
Stuart B, Manager at Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for this lovely review, and we are glad to hear that you are a regular visitor! We hope to make continual improvements to our displays, so we hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

An excellent 'attraction' run by helpful and delightful volunteers. Super exhibits all about the Sunderland flying boats and their history together with various medals, uniforms and videos. Plus the chancento sit in a reconstructed cockpit. A very informative two hours. Also has a small refreshment...More

Thank Colin P
Stuart B, Manager at Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for this very kind review! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit, and that you found our exhibits and displays so informative! We hope to see you back again very soon.

Reviewed 13 August 2017

Really great museum with some really enthusiastic and knowledgeable volunteers and well worth the admission price. It's got a good collection of memorabilia and descriptions relating to Sunderland operations at Pembroke Dock. If he is there, seek out Rik Saldanha, he's dived the wreck of...More

Thank Harr0wman
Stuart B, Manager at Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Many thanks for this fantastic review, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit! All our volunteers are an amazing asset with their knowledge and enthusiasm, and they will again be pleased to know that they have made a difference to your experience!

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Some Do's and Don'ts:- DO Go if you have an interest in aviation in general or the Sunderland in particular. Do talk to the staff - they are passionate about the recovery and display of this unique piece of wartime history. They will be happy...More

Thank Paul B
Stuart B, Manager at Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write such a detailed review! You are right to suggest that at present most of our displays cover Pembroke Dock's aviation heritage, and this is due to the origins of the charity that runs the Heritage Centre. We do...More

Reviewed 21 July 2017

When we arrived we were greeted by very experienced volunteers a warm smile a wonderful star to a visit to the museum

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Stuart B, Manager at Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thanks for this lovely review, our volunteers will be thrilled to hear that they have made such a positive contribution to your visit!

Reviewed 17 July 2017

Excellent attraction highlighting the local history of Pembroke Dock.Great for old and young alike.Volunteers helpful and knowledgeable.We live locally and can visit anytime during the year for £6 so great value and they do alternate exhibits frequently.Situated in a fantastic Georgian Chapel with easy access.Well...More

Thank stephholly
Stuart B, Manager at Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thanks for this lovely review, I am glad to hear that you have taken advantage of our Annual Pass scheme. I hope that we will expect to see you in here again very soon!

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