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Tin Shed Experience

Montague House | Clifton Street, Laugharne SA33 4QG, Wales
07974106157
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Ranked #1 of 5 attractions in Laugharne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Museums
Owner description: 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... more » Owner description: 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 a victory garden complete with Anderson Shelter and links with historical film and television productions such as 'Band of Brothers' and 'Saving Private Ryan' « less
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

I'd never heard about this place. We were on holiday further down the coast in Pendine and we did a search for things to do and noticed the reviews here. By chance we spotted it as we were driving about one day and thankfully stopped off for a look ( there is parking a short walk away at the ruined... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

This small museum is tucked away in the beautiful town of Laugharne. Run by enthusiastic collectors, it is full of quirky memorabilia and fascinating recreations. Whilst we were there, visiting children were encouraged to pick up objects and the museum owner was bristling with information about everything. Go! You won't get near as much enjoyment from £3 anywhere else!

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Telford, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Don't just pop in and look around, have a chat they are really interesting people who look after this tiny memorial to the past, it's a display with a difference ...

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

In visiting the area for the first time we are always looking for the quirky and more personal tourist spots. This turned out to a brilliant experience with the owner / guide being very informative in explaining the origins of the museum and the exhibits. If you want a sterile museum this is not the place for you, however if... More

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Carmarthen, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I loved the way it was full of creativity, scrunched up bits of paper, pictures on the wall and a cosy rug. You can see why he spent time there. It was like a little mise-en-scene.

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Tralee, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Although small the ambitions are big. Rarely does the curator offer a personal journey, the highlight of this museum. Very well done & best of luck with the future.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

DO NOT BE DECEIVED BY LOOKS. When you see the Tin Shed it is exactly as it says, it is a Tin Shed, but what a fabulous place. We were stopping in Laugharne, and through Tripadvisor I found this place, although it is on the main road into Laugharne. You can park across the road at the church for a... More

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Slough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The first thing I will say about the Tin Shed Experience is it is a place you could quite easily drive past without noticing ...but to do so would be a real shame. It is a Tin Shed filled with wonderful old artefacts from WW1 and 2. .The first thing you will notice is the staff there are welcoming and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

We went to Tin Shed Museum last June, if was on the top of our list this year. We certainly wasn't disappointed. We was met by Simon who remembered from last year. Gave us a wonderful tour, and explained new exhibits to us. We left smiling, and still talking about our visit days later.

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Scunthorpe, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

I have been to many Museums in the world but the Tin Shed has an aura about it you feel as though you are in the world of memorabilla wonderful details Simon met us at the door and explained everything in Graphic detail it was my second visit and cannot wait to go again

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