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National Waterfront Museum

National Waterfront Museum Oystermouth Road | Maritime Quarter, Swansea SA1 3RD, Wales
+44 1792 638950
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The museum itself provides a fascinating insight into the Swansea area...past & present. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
chris p
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Northumberland, United Kingdom
sunday visit with grandsons

we had our 2 grandsons, so we took them to the waterfront museum, there are lots of local heritage... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
anthony d
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Swansea, United Kingdom
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  • Very good29%
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National Waterfront Museum Oystermouth Road | Maritime Quarter, Swansea SA1 3RD, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The museum itself provides a fascinating insight into the Swansea area...past & present. The building itself is pleasant to wander around in...exhibits & photographs, etc are well presented and it's a very rewarding and worthwhile experience. The staff were amazing!!! We were given such a...More

Thank chris p
Reviewed 4 days ago

we had our 2 grandsons, so we took them to the waterfront museum, there are lots of local heritage for them to see and how the area has changed, industry has moved on and the tourists have moved in, there are still lots of the...More

Thank anthony d
Reviewed 6 days ago

I don't ordinarily do negative reviews, but this place was such a disappointment to me I feel I should warn others. It's for school field trips, not tourists. Trying to cover a broad swath of Welsh economy, culture and society, it's unfocused and unengaging. Only...More

Thank devlin52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family very much enjoyed our visit to the museum after visiting the LC then having lunch at a nearby restaurant. Museum admission is free. Nearby LC / museum parking is free on Sundays. The museum is spread out over 2 floors, and also includes...More

Thank busdepollo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great way to present our Swansea Heritage! the museum is free, and there is so much to see here... and there's always the odd show/ or event happening... its always a gem to come here... and so easy to get to and park...More

Thank Emily H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovey place lots to see and very helpful staff great lookout on marine , good for rainy day .and see the copper jack cruise by

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to see the Swansea Metropolitan University Exhibition about Product Design as my friends son had some work on display. He had created a lamp shade from recycled wallpaper and it looks really cool too. Some other really good designs there by other members of...More

Thank Janie564b
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My fiancee and I just managed to book in for the driftwood sailboat making here. It was only £5 and everything you needed was included. What a great afternoon of fun, learning new skills, meeting lovely people and taking home a lovely handmade driftwood sailboat....More

Thank GlobalBackpackerLife
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I love this venue,- i photographed a wedding here last year. Fabulous food, attentive staff and a great /beautiful venue to be in

Thank pyrettablaze
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We visited on a wet day to kill a bit of time but wished we had spent longer. The exhibits are well layer out and children friendly with animations to show how things work. With videos too there's a lot to see. Rush round in...More

Thank Richard R
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are dogs allowed in?
20 November 2016|
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Response from HeadofMuseum | Property representative |
Thanks for your enquiry. Only guide and assistance dogs are allowed in to the museum.
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