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Gower Heritage Centre

Parkmill, Swansea SA3 2EH, Wales
+44 1792 371206
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a half day visit

this is a good place for a rainy day visit. We had a very informative tour of the mill and our... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Marie R
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Not recommended

Early September visit. Charged full price but it is mostly shut down. If you are OK paying through... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ric J
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Parkmill, Swansea SA3 2EH, Wales
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+44 1792 371206
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Reviewed 5 days ago

this is a good place for a rainy day visit. We had a very informative tour of the mill and our grandson enjoyed seeing the farm machinery and the children's play area. There was a cafe serving classic british lunches at a reasonable price. You...More

Thank Marie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Early September visit. Charged full price but it is mostly shut down. If you are OK paying through the nose to see a few rabbits then great. Or if you like animal cages with nothing but empty crates in. Else, a sad run down place...More

3  Thank Ric J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my daughter love this place and we have invested in an annual pass ( for many years) , and we go quiet often , the formal events , Christmas and Halloween are great fun

Thank paul j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dropped in here by chance on a walk through Park Wood. Bakery selling gorgeous brownies, flapjacks, cheese twists, goats cheese foccacia and soda bread. Plus loads more. Tried all those listed over 2 visits. Fresh and yummy. All washed down with a ground coffee...More

Thank Sandra L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this place with two toddlers. They really enjoyed the central play area, especially the bouncy castle. There was also a Punch and Judy show which I was very relieved to find featured no violence. However, I was hoping for the museum to be a...More

Thank DrGBristol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There seem to be mixed views on this but all in all I would say its worth a visit. Walking round will nicely fill half a day. Well kitted for children and the food is reasonable.

Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great place to visit and lots to see and do. The animals are well cared for and the grounds are lovely very clean and tidy. The mill was really interesting and the ladies in the office able to answer any questions and all...More

1  Thank kmtudor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called here after picking a leaflet up and surprised at all the things to do and see, lovely views and friendly staff, has a wide range of artefacts and machinery, The water mill is still in use and has all the history clearly marked out

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had great expectations but, like may others reviewing here, were sadly disappointed. The overwhelming impression, as soon as you walk through the door into the shop, is that there is just too much of everything! It's really quite overwhelming. It's not exactly cheap to...More

Thank Alison F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was really looking forward to coming here. I love history and am interested in the Gower but was deeply disappointed.The exhibits were strangely organised.....or should that be disorganized? The Medieval theme seemed to consist of a few people wearing poor costumes. There were few...More

Thank Donna B
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SarahBrist0l
4 August 2016|
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Response from Svengali-in-a-sunhat | Reviewed this property |
Hi - when I visited the heritage centre, I had a ticket for seeing the event that was on. I am sorry if my description implied that there was no charge for visiting the centre although I can't recall stating this. I had... More
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Hiddenninja2002
4 May 2015|
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Daytime Entry Adults £6.75 Children aged 2+ £5.75 Concessions (including Seniors) £5.75 Free entry for children aged under 2 years Family Ticket (2 adults & 2 children) £23.00 Supersaver Family Ticket (2 adults & up to... More
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Rachael W
31 March 2015|
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free entry for carers.
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