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Swansea Museum

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Sunday Morning Visit

We were passing and spent an hour in this free to enter museum. The First World War exhibition was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DavidMarlow46
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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
What a wonderful surprise!!

The Museum provides many unexpected surprises. In two buildings, the Main one houses Art works, an... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2018
gowergeorgie
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Swansea, United Kingdom
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Victoria Road, Swansea SA1 1SN, Wales
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were passing and spent an hour in this free to enter museum. The First World War exhibition was excellent and very poignant. The mock up trench particularly so. The artefacts were fascinating. Really worth a call! Thank you.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s only a small museum and it’s free to go in but, even so, we found the museum a bit odd. There’s some really special pieces within the museums collection, such as the mummy, and we really enjoyed seeing that and some of the other...More

1  Thank A9889
Reviewed August 30, 2018

The Museum provides many unexpected surprises. In two buildings, the Main one houses Art works, an Egyptology exhibition, World War One exhibition and an amazing collection of porcelain - Swansea,Nantgarw and other famous potters. User friendly- it has a childrens trail which takes the children...More

1  Thank gowergeorgie
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

We all enjoyed the World War exhibit. It was very moving and thought provoking. The children loved the section on 'old Swansea' and they particularly enjoyed the Egyptian mummy.

1  Thank sneil61
Reviewed August 20, 2018

The best part is probably the "mummy". Some good Ancient relics and the displays are tidy and well informed. No parking here so a bit of an inconvenience.

Thank lorfongra
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Very good museum plenty of things in there. Not very good to park a bonus was it free to get in. Lots of things to see in there.

1  Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed August 14, 2018

my two grandchildren and very inquisitive found that the museum and fount the museum brought up so may things to ask about, If I was not certain there was someone who could help. There is a wide range of displays that allow the children to...More

Thank Hilda W
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Enjoyed looking round this one more than the Waterside museum, there were lots of different things to see and the children enjoyed searching for the mice and getting stickers. Both are free. It is easy to park in the Waterside car park and walk round...More

1  Thank HappyCampers165
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Looking to waste a few hours in Swansea.and came across this little place. An older museum set near Swansea marina. Parking is close by. An interesting collection of various artefacts going back to Roman occupation of the Swansea area. Also a small E gyptian display...More

1  Thank klingoneddie
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We really enjoyed visiting the museum. A very broad range of exhibits and has much to appeal to young children.

1  Thank Graham E
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