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West Wales Maritime Heritage Society

Hancock's Boatyard, Pembroke Dock, Wales
+44 1646 683764
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Small, but worth a visit. Five minutes walk from the Sunderland Flying boat exhibition.

Some Does and Don'ts:- DO:- Visit if you have any interest in boats or restoration. Talk to the... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Paul B
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Kent
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Been a few times as I only live close by it's improving greatly each time I've been there, worth a... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Michael J
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Pembroke Dock, United Kingdom
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“local history” (2 reviews)
“worth a visit” (2 reviews)
“exhibition” (2 reviews)
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Hancock's Boatyard, Pembroke Dock, Wales
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+44 1646 683764
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Some Does and Don'ts:- DO:- Visit if you have any interest in boats or restoration. Talk to the staff - they are dedicated to local history and restoring old boats. They are only to happy to chat. Somebody please take a picture of the building...More

Thank Paul B
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

Been a few times as I only live close by it's improving greatly each time I've been there, worth a visit but expect too much.

Thank Michael J
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

If you are driving by call in be surprised by what is there to see Volunteers with dedication to Maritime History

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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We found it by accident when visiting the docks. A very interesting small maritime museum run by very knowledgeable and dedicated locals. The Maritime museum is under development and is constantly being expanded.

Thank CharlesJTaylor
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

just 1 large shed with a few relics did not find it interesting not laid out and informative looks derelict from outside not very welcoming

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Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is a well presented display of local history of the area and the rich history of local ship building. For a voluntary organisation this is well research exhibition. Highly recommended.

Thank John R
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a very interesting attraction to pembroke dock, a Few mins walk from town, and carpark . Looking at the heritage of the maritime in pembrokeshire, Staff are very informative, Friendly. Warning - Check opening times

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Stumbled upon it by accident when walking around pembroke dock, then recognised it from countryfile programme. It was actually closed on a Monday but as we turned up they welcomed us in. It is small just one large shed but they have made every effort...More

Thank Liz S
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