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Amgueddfa Forwrol Llyn / Llyn Maritime Museum

Closed Now: 10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Open today: 10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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Interesting exhibits and a cafe :o)

We visited Nefyn on a rather drizzly day and it was a wonderful oasis of calm and great source of... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
Sian T
5 star Maritime Museum

Very interesting material on display about the maritime history of the Nefyn area - visited on a... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2018
Manchester, United Kingdom
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“local history”(4 reviews)
2015 Easter to September Open - Wednesday to Sunday 10:30 - 4pm We can open during evening for groups or societies through prior arrangement.
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Talyllyn Stryd y Mynach | Stryd y Mynach, Nefyn LL53 6LB, Wales
+44 1758 721313
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All reviews old church local history friendly staff maritime museum little gem all ages local area free entry on site well worth a visit small cafe interesting exhibits on display coffee space volunteers information
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

We visited Nefyn on a rather drizzly day and it was a wonderful oasis of calm and great source of information on why Nefyn had ben such an important major player in seafaring on the Llyn. You are able to work our way through the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sian T
Reviewed September 22, 2018

Very interesting material on display about the maritime history of the Nefyn area - visited on a very wet morning where there were lots of other visitors - a popular attraction - 5 stars.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Colin19654
Reviewed August 19, 2018

We had saved this for a rainy day, but it's much better than that worth visiting under any circumstances. Does what it says on the tin really; lots of information about the local maritime history, complete with an interesting film. Tea and Bara brith to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SimonD851
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

We were doing some of the costal path and needed a cuppa. Couldn't find any cafe's in the village main street (real or listed on Google). A local couple said the meuseum has a cafe. Great find. VERY welcoming, modern, clean and nice atmosphere. Good...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MarkSchaefer
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

This is a free attraction and we were welcomed by very knowledgeable volunteers who were able to tell us more about Nefyn and were genuinely enthusiastic about the fascinating maritime history of this village. I found the displays and objects very interesting and would recommend...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank carysd125
Reviewed August 3, 2018

We walked the coastal path from Nant Gwrtheyrn and had a lovely pot of tea. The cafe staff helped us with our Welsh and were very patient. Delightful staff who had time to talk and welcome visitors from all over Europe. Diolch yn fawr iawn.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Liz H
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Lovely little museum of local history, well presented. Good info on historic fishing industry and shipwrecks. Something for all ages. Staffed by friendly local volunteers. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank GalaxyBag
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

What a little gem, free entry, interesting exhibition, easy access for all, including wheel chairs, and very friendly staff. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Magwitch666
Reviewed April 10, 2018

We ended up lost and found this place. I love the fact that they took a church and converted it into an interactive maritime museum. They had costumes for the kids, a model of crew quarters where you can smell, different weighted pulleys, historical data...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank WorldwideRover007
Reviewed March 12, 2018

A real 'touch' on local history and people, presented by a friendly knowledgeable bunch of people. Your visit need only be short but re-visits are definitely well worthwhile

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Robert J
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May 2, 2018|
Response from Robert J | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I'm not associated with the Museum so don't know
Tilly H
February 26, 2018|
Response from WillowTheWhisp | Reviewed this property |
No, sorry the museum closes for the winter season.