We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Baked Bean Museum of Excellence

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Review Highlights
Toast of the town (with beans of course)!

This place is literally out of this world! We were met at the door by Captain Beanie himself in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cardiff, United Kingdom

When Captain Beany opened his front door talk about the Wow factor. We fell about laughing as he... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Read all 138 reviews
All photos (151)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent97%
  • Very good1%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“beans”(23 reviews)
“his life”(8 reviews)
“cakes”(19 reviews)
IMPERATIVE TO CONTACT PRIOR TO VISIT - As viewed on the Channel 4's recent heart warming and real life documentary entitled - 'BRITAIN'S WEIRDEST COUNCIL HOUSES' and 'PAUL O'GRADY'S 'BLIND DATE AT CHRISTMAS'! The 'Baked Bean Museum of Excellence...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Flat 6 Flint House Moorland Road | Sandfields Estate, PORT TALBOT, Port Talbot SA12 6JX, Wales
+44 7803 872428
Improve This Listing
Reviews (138)
Filter reviews
138 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Traveler rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews beans his life cakes keep up the good work own home lovely guy warm welcome opened the door the perfect host sense of humour super hero awesome visit amazing collection block of flats robin williams alter ego would highly recommend a visit
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 138 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is literally out of this world! We were met at the door by Captain Beanie himself in full baked bean regalia and then treated to the full bean experience. This gentle, crazily eccentric soul has turned his humble council flat into an orange...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank rosie101010
Reviewed 5 days ago

When Captain Beany opened his front door talk about the Wow factor. We fell about laughing as he welcomed us with open arms and took the four of us through the Beany Experience. The Captain is fabulously eccentric, funny and engaging and we loved him....More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank meganddrew2000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This guy is a legend. Met at port Talbot local. Real nice guy. Had a cracking night with this lunatic. Grant n aimee from the Rhondda

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Grant S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

WELL Done Mr Beany Look at his websites re the #Banksy #Seasons Greetings #SeasonsGretings fighting to keep it in the town and in a new seperate Museum . What an amazing charitable character - not to be missed

Date of experience: May 2019
2  Thank BrandlerGalleries
Reviewed June 17, 2019

I knew very little what to expect other than finding this on Atlas Obscura, which appealed to my Bollocks to Alton Towers attractions I had visited in the past. The fact it is run from a council house by a man called Captain Beany adds...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank SeaAdventurer2014
Reviewed June 11, 2019

Captain Beany beaned us up to the tiny museum and gave us free coffee and a canned history of how he came to be the great eccentric he now is. We then had a guided tour of the museum which has an amazing amount of...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank martinfromepsom
Reviewed May 31, 2019 via mobile

Captain beany was amazing! Definitely worth a visit, it will blow your mind! Thank you for showing us around your Baked Bean Museum of Excellence 😄

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank Alice_hole
Reviewed May 31, 2019

Thanks Captain Beany for a surreal and wonderful time. We all thoroughly enjoyed it, especially the beanagram. Sgt Sarah :)

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank Seren_i
Reviewed May 3, 2019

Fantastic place to visit and Captain Beany is a treasure to behold. Great museum of anything Baked beans. Great fun and had a good laugh. Keep up the good work.

Date of experience: April 2019
3  Thank SueSquirrel
Reviewed April 27, 2019

Oh Captain Beany! What an afternoon! Thank you so much. We laughed so much we cried. Your attitude to life is inspiring and your collection is phenomenal. Utterly nuts. Keep doing what you're doing!

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank roseallett
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 nearby hotels
Best Western Aberavon Beach Hotel
955 reviews
.11 miles away
Blanco's Hotel & Restaurant
638 reviews
1.07 miles away
Premier Inn Port Talbot Hotel
414 reviews
1.46 miles away
The Towers Hotel & Spa
778 reviews
3.11 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 98 nearby restaurants
Cinnamon Kitchen Indian Restaurant
499 reviews
.19 miles away
Cafe Remo's
783 reviews
.25 miles away
Franco's Takeaway & Restaurant
564 reviews
.39 miles away
Bar Gallois
321 reviews
.49 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 20 nearby attractions
Aberavon Beach
618 reviews
.29 miles away
Surf School Wales
31 reviews
.62 miles away
Afan Lido and Leisure Centre
30 reviews
.11 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Roger D
January 31, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from CaptainBeany | Property representative |
Hi there! From Port Talbot Parkway railway station, It's a taxi ride to my museum of 5 minutes. It is situated along the Aberavon Beachfront. I that OK?