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Ceredigion Museum

Terrace Rd, Aberystwyth, Wales
+44 1970 633088
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Fascinating Museum

It is a fascinating Museum to wander round and is situated in what used to be a theatre and there... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
vivEngland
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Preston, United Kingdom
Yabba Dabba Doooooo

The new Tourist Information Centre and Museum Entrance opened the week we were here on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JudgeCludge
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Ceredigion Museum is a living mediator between the past and present. We aim to reflect the history of the county through material evidence. Ceredigion Museum is based at the Coliseum, Aberystwyth, with additional facilities throughout the county. Along with the permanent displays the museum has a lively programme of temporary exhibitions and events. Admission is free
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Terrace Rd, Aberystwyth, Wales
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+44 1970 633088
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It is a fascinating Museum to wander round and is situated in what used to be a theatre and there are different floors showing exhibits on what would have been the balcony and I suppose what used to be called “the gods”. There are different...More

Thank vivEngland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The new Tourist Information Centre and Museum Entrance opened the week we were here on holiday. The new Entrance is Brilliant with mosaic threshold. The winding staircase leads to the museum entrance and cafe. I dont want to spoil a visit, all i will say...More

Thank JudgeCludge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

called in here and we were surprised at how lovely the inside was. Previously an old music hall and cinema now a museum. with tourist information on ground floor Interesting themes to keep you busy for an hour or so staff excellent we highly recommend...More

Thank Stephen161
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really fascinating for an every day view of history. I loved the social history aspects, especially the little hidden bits of history. I found the story of electricity in rural mid-Wales to be surprisingly interesting. We visited during the works and really felt like it...More

Thank Eleanor B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This amazing museum is housed in a former music hall that was then a theatre. There is still the stage and they sometimes hold screenings still. Lots of quirky displays and lots of nautical displays. Great Retro displays with tv, music and toys. Lots to...More

Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived and looked up from the outside and thought - Oh no it is closed for refurbishment; but it wasn't. We were really surprised the staff down stairs in the information centre ignored us the girl on the reception / shop desk also found...More

Thank holiday-view23-7-11
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

If you are visiting Aberystwyth at any time and the day is a little cloudy, pop and see the Ceredigion Museum it will brighten your day. Best of all it's free. Lovingly persevered with a vast variety of things to see and explore. There is...More

1  Thank philhatman
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Free to enter this museum has lots of items from the past. As you walk round there is a lot of history of the past you can relate with. If you like history this one has a lot of it.

2  Thank Irene B
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely place to wander around. Was really surprised to wander into the main space and find that it used to be the Coliseum Theatre and cinema. Beautiful space. Some interesting objects too and sew were really pleased to find an exhibition by an amazing linocut...More

1  Thank imagespace
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We visited this delightful museum at the end of the day and did not leave ourselves enough time ... there was floor after floor and room after room of history and time travel ... and the entrance fee was a donation .. I would cheerfully...More

Thank Teresa S
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holiday-view23-7-11
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Response from Michelle H | Reviewed this property |
I spent about an hour here
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