Wales

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National Wool Museum

Dre-fach Felindre, Nr Newcastle Emlyn, Llandysul, Carmarthenshire/Sir Gaerfyrddin, SA44 5UP.
Tel: 0300 111 2333.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

The picturesque village of Dre-fach Felindre in the beautiful Teifi valley was once the centre of a thriving woollen industry, earning the nickname 'The…

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National Slate Museum

Padarn Country Park, Llanberis, Gwynedd, LL55 4TY.
Tel: 0300 111 2333.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Bringing the story of the industry that once 'roofed the world' to life. The museum vividly recreates the story of the Welsh Slate Industry. Set in the…

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The Narrow Gauge Railway Museum

Narrow Gauge Railway Museum

Wharf Station, Tywyn, Gwynedd, LL36 9EY.
Tel: 01654 710 472.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Tells the story of narrow gauge railways in the British Isles with exhibits including locomotives, rolling stock, track, signals, posters and tickets.…

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Museum of Speed

Pendine Sands, Pendine, Carmarthenshire/Sir Gaerfyrddin, SA33 4NY.
Tel: 01994 453 488.

  • Car Park
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

The museum overlooks the long beach made famous by the world land speed record. The main exhibit is Parry-Thomas’s 'Babs', the car which took that record…

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Pont y Cafnau

Cyfarthfa, Merthyr Tydfil, Merthyr Tydfil, .
Tel: 01685 727 474.

Located just below the confluence of the Afon Taf Fawr and the Afon Taf Fechan rivers, it is now used as a public footpath. This cast iron aqueduct (1793),…

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Margam Park Train

Margam Country Park, Margam, Port Talbot, Neath Port Talbot, SA13 2TJ.
Tel: 01639 881 635.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

2ft gauge. Diesel loco.

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Penderyn Quarry Line

Penyard Road, Hirwaun, Rhondda Cynon Taff, .
Tel: 01874 623 366.

The line dates from the mid-1780s when a horse-drawn tramway was built on a gentle gradient. The horses hauled trams from the quarry to the blast furnaces…

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Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre

Royal Dockyard Chapel, Meyrick Owen Way, Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire/Sir Benfro, SA72 6WS.
Tel: 01646 684 220.

  • Car Park
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Pembroke Dock had a thirty year link with the glorious era of flying boat operations and the centre tells some of the stories from this very important…

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Scolton Visitor Centre

Scolton Visitor Centre

Spittal, Cardigan Road, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire/Sir Benfro, SA62 5QL.
Tel: 01437 731 328.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Part disabled access

Victorian Manor House with fascinating exhibits of a bygone age. Stable block and exhibition hall packed with agricultural, railway and industrial archaeology…

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Snowdon Mountain Railway

Llanberis, Nr Caernarfon, Gwynedd, LL55 4TY.
Tel: 01286 870 223.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

120th Anniversary Year. The Majestic Mountain Top Adventure. Trains travel to the Summit of Snowdon, at 3,560ft (1,085m) is the highest mountain in Wales.…

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Solva Woollen Mill

Middle Mill, Solva, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire/Sir Benfro, SA62 6XD.
Tel: 01437 721 112.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop

The oldest working woollen mill in Pembrokeshire, working for over 100 years. In continuous production since 1907.

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South Wales Miners’ Museum

Afan Forest Park, Cynonville, Port Talbot, Neath Port Talbot, SA13 3HG.
Tel: 01639 851 833.

  • Car Park
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

The museum portrays the working life of a miner and the hardship that both adults and children had to endure. The Museum is made up of both indoor and…

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