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Baked Bean Museum of Excellence

Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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Absolutely fantastic!

My husband took me to this lovely museum for my birthday after we saw it on telly. And I must say... read more

Reviewed today
Amy B
via mobile
Beantastic experience!

An amazing experience, Captain Beany is a really genuine, lovely man. Hats off to Captain Beany, a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Derby, United Kingdom
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IMPERATIVE TO CONTACT PRIOR TO VISIT - As viewed on the Channel 4's recent heart warming and real life documentary entitled - 'BRITAIN'S WEIRDEST COUNCIL HOUSES'! The 'Baked Bean Museum of Excellence' based in Port Talbot, south Wales, is the only...more
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Hours Today: 11:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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Flat 6 Flint House Moorland Road | Sandfields Estate, PORT TALBOT, Port Talbot SA12 6JX, Wales
+44 7803 872428
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Reviewed today via mobile

My husband took me to this lovely museum for my birthday after we saw it on telly. And I must say it didn't disappoint! Captain beany was welcoming and the perfect host! He offered us both a cup of tea and proceeded to show us...More

1  Thank Amy B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

An amazing experience, Captain Beany is a really genuine, lovely man. Hats off to Captain Beany, a real privilege to meet you and visit your museum. We had a really good time, Captain Beany makes you feel very welcome and has a amazing amount of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst away on holiday, we thought we would pay this museum a visit as it has so many good reviews! We thoroughly enjoyed our experience and amazed by the charity work captain Beany has done and continues to do so. We all had amazing experience...More

2  Thank Lou285
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have an hour or so to spare in South Wales, I highly recommend getting in touch with Captain Beany and arranging a visit. Fantastic guy, absolutely fascinating life story, one of the best memories of our recent trip to Wales. I wish him...More

Thank TheWelshManAlright
Reviewed 1 week ago

Met this lovely man after he completed the Big Walk (30 Miles) with my daughter. Struck up a great conversation, invited him back to our house for pie & chips then took him home back to his Bean Museum & as a thank you we...More

3  Thank blondychelle71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

He has devoted most of his life as captain beany and has raised money for many charities over a long time. I reckon he should be rewarded for his non stop efforts to help people.

2  Thank susan k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did not know quite what to expect but it definitely exceeded my expectations. Captain Beany was a wonderful host and his museum is definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank christinepaddison
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found out about this from trip advisor looking for things to do near my friends home, had such a laugh

1  Thank Lloyd H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’d previously seen Captain Beany on a few tv shows and thought he seemed like a top bloke. We’ve wanted to visit the museum of excellence for a while and we had a free day so reached out to the captain via the email address...More

1  Thank FrenchPerson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Beany is a really nice guy, kind and funny! I enjoyed the tour of the museum and took lots of photos. I would strongly recommend a visit to his museum!

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Roger D
January 31, 2018|
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Response from CaptainBeany | Property representative |
Hi there! From Port Talbot Parkway railway station, It's a taxi ride to my museum of 5 minutes. It is situated along the Aberavon Beachfront. I that OK?