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Tin Shed Experience

Montague House Clifton Street | Clifton Street, Laugharne SA33 4QG, Wales
+44 7974 106157
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Excellent vision of WW1 and 2 history and life

Superb museum with lots of exhibits, all of which are "hands on" . Simone has such great knowledge... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
Grumps09
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Hereford
A most interesting visit

This is a WW 2 themed museum. It is expanding, so may be worth a visit in the future. It is in 2... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Vivek B
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Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
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Tin Shed Experience is a second hand tin sheeted museum housing a collection of items from 1914-45 and wartime items including some film memorabilia and props. We have an Anderson Shelter and a 1930's workmans cottage. Over the years we have developed links with historical film and television productions such as 'Band of Brothers' and 'Saving Private Ryan'. We are also a quirky semi outdoor / undercover area for events. ********************************************************************** We are closed all days on Monday's and Tuesdays Reopen on Wednesday/Thursday/Friday and Saturday at 11am and last entry is at 4.30pm. Sunday we open at 1pm and last entry is at 4.30pm * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Admission Fee General Admission £3 Family 2 Adults 2 Children £10 WW2 Veterans FREE Director Seimon Pugh-Jones 07974 106 157 Events Co-ordinator Min Evans 0781 696 0268 *Museum may close occasionally to cater for special events. Please check our facebook page & website regularly for details & phone to double check our availability before travelling. We apologise for any inconvenience caused during these times * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * ALL INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITH NO LIABILITY TO THE WEB PAGE CREATOR OR THE TIN SHED EXPERIENCE PLEASE PHONE TO DOUBLE CHECK THAT WE ARE OPEN BEFORE TRAVELING TO VISIT US. ******************************
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“little gem” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Montague House Clifton Street | Clifton Street, Laugharne SA33 4QG, Wales
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Superb museum with lots of exhibits, all of which are "hands on" . Simone has such great knowledge of bygone times and the local area as well. We took elderly parents who were reminiscing at each exhibit , mother in law showing us how she...More

Thank Grumps09
TinShedLaugharne, Volunteer Tour Guide at Tin Shed Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review and for visiting the Tin Shed Experience. It was a joy to listen to your parents memories. We hope to see you here again in the future. Kind regards, Min the Tin

Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

This is a WW 2 themed museum. It is expanding, so may be worth a visit in the future. It is in 2 parts. Outside is a 1940’s themed cottage complete with Anderson shelter, and inside the shed are military themed displays. The highlight is...More

Thank Vivek B
TinShedLaugharne, Tour Guide at Tin Shed Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We are always pleased to read that visitors have enjoyed their 'Tin Shed Experience'. We hope to welcome you here again in the near future, Kind regards, Min the Tin

Reviewed 20 October 2017

This is a little gem,very relevant to our age group (80) but a excellent way to show the younger people what we went through in the was and after it. The newspapers of the time was so interesting ,and the great knitted dolls (cast of...More

Thank lottie49
TinShedLaugharne, Tour Guide at Tin Shed Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

What a lovely review. Thank you so much for taking the time to write this for future visitors. We are always very pleased to hear/read of our visitors 'Tin Shed Experience' and we will pass on your lovely comments to our volunteers and to the...More

Reviewed 7 October 2017

A very enjoyable hour looking at all the memorabilia of the 1940s the guides were really informative . Definitely worth a visit

Thank rachelyemm42
TinShedLaugharne, Tour Guide at Tin Shed Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your visit to the Tin Shed, Laugharne. We really hope to see you here again soon... Kind regards, Min the Tin

Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We checked it was open before visiting, which is a must as it is run by volunteers. There are loads of things to see and they even let you touch exhibits, which is most unusual. There is a farm house in the garden which is...More

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TinShedLaugharne, Events Co-Ordinator and Tour Guide. at Tin Shed Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for your kind review. I will make sure to pass on your comments to Denize the volunteer that showed you around and to 'The Ninja Knitter' - Annie Hardy the creator of the knitted characters. We look forward to seeing you again, hopefully....More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

Lots of interesting WW2 era memorabilia. The curator is on site and very interesting to talk to. This pace is a little gem, combined with an inexpensive meal at a local pub, we had an excellent day out.More

Thank Ian P
TinShedLaugharne, Event Co-Ordinator and tour guide. at Tin Shed Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

It's always lovely to know that our visitors have had an interesting time at the Tin Shed and an enjoyable visit to the Medieval Township of Laugharne. Thank you for taking the time to leave your review and for visiting the Tin Shed. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 21 September 2017

Small but compact museum. Full of artefacts from WW2 some of which can be handled/tried on/sat in! The owner is very knowledgeable and made the visit interesting. Can't believe how small the Anderson shelter was - how did a family fit inside? Well worth a...More

Thank visitor692017
TinShedLaugharne, Events Co-Ordinator and Tour Guide at Tin Shed Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave your kind review. We are pleased to know that the Anderson shelter has raised some questions for you.... Hope to welcome you here again soon. Kind regards, Min the Tin

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I'd read reviews of the Tin Shed online and took my dad here in August. (He's 80+, I'm 50+). We both got different things out of the visit - for me it was social history, for him it was a trip down memory lane -...More

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TinShedLaugharne, Events Co-ordinator & Tour Guide. at Tin Shed Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your and your father's Tin Shed Experience. It's always great to hear that families have learnt more about each others history/childhood through our exhibits prompting memories for them. We hope to see you here...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017

This delightful quirky little museum is a must. It is a mini museum full of relics from The Second World War and before. It is run by genuinely interesting people who have collected all the relics that are on show. We were urged to wonder...More

Thank Barbara L
TinShedLaugharne, Events Co-ordinator & Tour guide. at Tin Shed Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Thank you for writing such a lovely review of your visit to the Tin Shed Experience. We will inform Annie Hardy of your wonderful comments about her knitted U.M.W. characters. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Min the Tin.

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We had a great time at the Tin Shed! As ww2 reenactors the collection there was just amazing. The owners were so lovely, welcoming and knowledgeable! It's a real diamond in the rough. Our 11 year old son thoroughly enjoyed himself... We lost a good...More

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TinShedLaugharne, Tour Guide and Events CO-Ordinator at Tin Shed Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave your lovely review. It was a pleasure meeting you all at the shed and it was a joy showing you and your son our collection. We look forward to seeing you here again soon, Take care, Min...More

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Jeanette W
11 October 2016|
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Response from TinShedLaugharne | Property representative |
Dogs are very welcome at the Tin Shed. Thank you
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3goaway
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Response from TinShedLaugharne | Property representative |
Always give the shed a call before visiting. They could be closed due to filming, group bookings or be hosting and event.
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