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Swansea Museum

Victoria Road, Swansea SA1 1SN, Wales
+44 1792 653763
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Really enjoyed our trip to the Swansea museum. Was surprised how much there was to see. Old photos... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
via mobile
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As we were in Wales visiting family, we decided to visit the museum, we only had limited time, so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Janice P
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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Victoria Road, Swansea SA1 1SN, Wales
+44 1792 653763
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our trip to the Swansea museum. Was surprised how much there was to see. Old photos, war memorabilia, lots of china, even a couple of mummies. And all of this with no entry fee was amazing

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Reviewed 1 week ago

As we were in Wales visiting family, we decided to visit the museum, we only had limited time, so we didn't see everything. Possibly need 4 hrs to see it all. Very impressive.

Thank Janice P
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Lots of lovely little activities to do with the children plus lots for them to explore. Children loved the Egyptian Mummy and my eldest's topic in school is WW2 and this was perfect to stir the imagination for that! Love the new interactive Music room!

1  Thank Michelle E
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Lovely old building housing displays of items of local historical interest, a room displaying beautiful Swansea pottery, and a very special place for the mummy that has lived in the museum for very many years.

1  Thank topcat298658
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Small and fairly interesting museum. Free to go in, staff very enthusiastic and friendly. Not comparable with the great London museums but worth going just to be humbled by the skin of a Passenger Pigeon - once the world's most abundant bird but wiped out...More

Thank Charlie M
Reviewed 22 September 2017

What an impressive display! They also have their very own Egyptian Mummy, but for me the room dedicated to The First World War is so impressive and well worth a visit. The trench is so realistic.

Thank Moomin1984
Reviewed 20 September 2017

It's free. Currently in process of being updated but still lots to see. Ceramics is wonderful. Helpful staff, they will advise about other things in Swansea as the City has [unbelievably] no tourist information office.

1  Thank WillStaffordshire
Reviewed 19 September 2017

The museum is really interesting, with special exhibitions, world war 1 exhibitions and local specialty. An amazing place

Thank jo561
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Enjoyed the exhibit of The Great War. The British played a big role in the victory, so it was interesting to see it. Should have a tour guide to explain the details.

Thank Kevin56003
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I went we weekend of 27th august with my other half. Really nice museum. Super small but super interesting. A lot of details about the war. 100% recommended! It is a must see if you like history

Thank Pilar G
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