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Porthcawl Museum, Porthcawl

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
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4.1/5 based on 40+ reviews on the web
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  • Visited here, worth half an hour of your time, gives you all the local history of the surrounding area, and it only costs under a pound. 
  • Excellent and unique look at a random collection of local and international articles of interest. Love local places like this, always different and manned by local people who care and who bring unique...  read more »
  • very interesting and well thought out. Two of the staff gave us really good information and were very knowledgeable. 
  • This is quite a small museum, but I understand it has been a real labour of love for the local historic and art societies. The exhibits were quite modest last time I was here, but since then I know they have taken possession of a pair of cannon (presumed to be from a locally wrecked 18th century troopship) and I believe a ship's wheel. It's a lovely building though. If I recall correctly it used to be a police station.
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