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Ceredigion Museum

Terrace Rd, Aberystwyth, Wales
+44 1970 633088
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Step back in time

Free to enter this museum has lots of items from the past. As you walk round there is a lot of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Irene B
Derby, United Kingdom
Nice, compact museum.

Lovely place to wander around. Was really surprised to wander into the main space and find that it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brighton, 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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  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Terrace Rd, Aberystwyth, Wales
+44 1970 633088
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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.

Thank Irene B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I found the museum to be informative and loved the 1850s cottage on the first floor. The staff were helpful and there is a good range of souvenir items on sale.

Thank ChristopherAuckland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's free in, and they're looking after history, so that's an automatic five stars right off the bat. There's some taxidermy, old dolls, model sailing ships in bottles and frames, some old gramophone and radio stuff. There are staircases full of oil paintings and, when...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very disapointing and nothing really to keep kids amused or interested. The building is quaint and it is free entry but we certainly won't be going again.

Thank grahamjw691
Reviewed May 14, 2017

This is well worth a visit as has so many interesting things and is free,has some very unusal items and inside is much better than the outside A must see place

Thank GregT490
Reviewed May 7, 2017

At the time I had been a visitor to Aberystwyth for many years and not known about the museum. When we went with our daughter we had a great time. There is so much to look at and learn about.

Thank 123margar
Reviewed April 24, 2017

I went here and I found the museum worth the visit so if you are in the area then please visit it and it is fine for all ages

Thank hols256
Reviewed April 19, 2017

Worth a visit as the surroundings/setting are excellent. Poorly laid out exhibition and out of date exhibits and also insufficient and relevant information regarding exhibits'. There is a room containing a number of gruesome animal artefacts ie old stuffed animals which were not pleasant to...More

Thank ivan c
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Gary O
Is the museum open on a Saturday
July 9, 2016|
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