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So glad we found this place! Wonderful.

This exhibition came up on an app on my phone and I am so glad we found the time to visit. It's... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stoner777
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Glos
fantastic little museum

This little, free museum, based in the university has 2 floors cram packed with fascinating... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2018
devil_tez
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Tredegar, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This exhibition came up on an app on my phone and I am so glad we found the time to visit. It's not a huge museum, but it still has lots of very interesting artefacts, well worth a visit if you are in the area....More

1  Thank Stoner777
Reviewed June 5, 2018

This little, free museum, based in the university has 2 floors cram packed with fascinating artifacts, some of the best specimens I've seen. They have put a lot of effort into making this museum fun for all ages with a number of interactive elements and...More

1  Thank devil_tez
Reviewed June 3, 2018

Tucked away on campus this is not the easiest of places to find but worth seeking out if you have an interest in Egyptology. Lots of hands on activities with very helpful and keen staff which children loved. An interesting little shop too. Free but...More

1  Thank Alison F
Reviewed April 19, 2018

Very informative centre with very helpful and knowledgable staff. Did'nt even realise it was here in Swansea on our doorstep.What a gem.And its free.

1  Thank adolffloda
Reviewed March 19, 2018

its great to got to this Egyptian center because you can learn so much knowledge about the Egyptians and the mummies and you can have a look in the center and by pens and lots more

1  Thank Niall W
Reviewed February 15, 2018

we went because out son (10) is doing Egypt this term but we were all very impressed with the house of LIFE (not so house of Death but we had been in Life for 1 1/2 hours already). we were able to (wearing gloves provided)...More

2  Thank chocoholicRP
Reviewed January 10, 2018

We (myself and two daughters, age 7 and 5 ) are so glad we made the three hour journey from the south of England to visit this fantastic museum staffed by knowledgeable and enthusiastic volunteers. On entering the House of Death we were welcomed by...More

2  Thank Helen S
Reviewed October 11, 2017

The house of the dead and the house of life, both as interesting as each other, hundreds of genuine artifacts, and always staffed by knowledgeable, enthusiastic students from the university who are willing to answer any questions.

1  Thank topcat298658
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

An awesome place to take the kids in the holidays! Nice to go somewhere for free, which was enjoyable for both parents and children! Staff were incredibly helpful, and were there to assist with any questions we had! Great atmosphere! Spread the word! The Egyptian...More

1  Thank MissJM2012
Reviewed August 7, 2017

We have visited before but this time we felt it was impossible to get any peace. Staff were following us and asking if we had any questions. Please, give visitors some space. A welcome is great but once is enough! This is a small but...More

Thank EdieMay
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