Swansea Museum

Maritime Quarter, Swansea, SA1 1SN

Swansea Museum is home to important archaeological collections and very fine ceramics collections not to mention the Egyptian Mummy – Hun.

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Dunvant Male Voice Choir

Sketty, Swansea, SA2 7AB

We rehearse on a Monday and Wednesday 7 – 9 pm. A warm welcome to visitors and particularly prospective members. Rehearsal place is Olchfa School, Gower Road, Sketty, Swansea SA2 7AB.

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The Egypt Centre

Sketty, Swansea, SA2 8PP

The Egypt Centre, Museum of Egyptian Antiquities was opened in 1998. It can be found on Swansea University’s Singleton Campus. It contains the largest collection of ancient Egyptian artefacts in Wales, some 5,500 objects. Free Admission.

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Swansea Watersports

Swansea Marina, Swansea, SA1 1PQ

Swansea Watersports is Wales Premier Watersports Centre. We are based in the heart of Swansea in the Marina and offer a wide variety of Watersports including Powerboating, Sailing and Kayaking. Whether you are looking for Training or a fun day out, we can help.

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Swansea Castle

Castle Street, Swansea, SA1 1DW

Sitting at the top of the now bustling Wind Street, it’s hard to imagine Swansea Castle amongst its true historical surroundings. What is visible now is only a glimpse of what it once was as the castle once reached from Caer Street all the way up to Welcome Lane.

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National Waterfront Museum

Maritime Quarter, Swansea, SA1 1SN

The National Waterfront Museum tells the story of industry and innovation in Wales, now and over the last 300 years. Using a mix of interactive technology and real objects, the Museum shows Wales at work from the Industrial Revolution onward.

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Mission Art Gallery

Maritime Quarter, Swansea, SA1 1TY

Mission Gallery has developed a reputation for dynamic and distinctive programming, to present excellence across the visual arts, applied arts and craft, from across Wales and beyond.

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Attic Art Gallery

Maritime Quarter, Swansea, SA1 3XL

Situated in Swansea’s maritime quarter, Attic Gallery is one of Wales’ leading privately run galleries. Established in 1962, the gallery represents some of Wales leading artists. There is a lively and continuing exhibition programme with both single artist and group shows.

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Glynn Vivian Art Gallery

Alexandra Road, Swansea, SA1 5DZ

Glynn Vivian Art Gallery reopened in October 2016 following a major redevelopment to transform and conserve the 1911 Grade II* listed building. New galleries have been added alongside expert conservation studios and collection store, providing a fully accessible, welco

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Dylan Thomas Centre

Somerset Place, Swansea, SA1 1RR

Open 10am – 4.30pm, seven days a week, the Dylan Thomas Centre celebrates the life and work of Swansea’s world-famous poet with audio recordings, manuscripts, photos and year round events.

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Swansea Bay

Marina to Oystermouth, Swansea, SA3 5AS

Swansea Bay stretches from the Maritime quarter of Swansea to the fishing village of Mumbles.

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Useful Information

Please view the area map below to get your bearings and familiarise yourself with the roads.  The table shows the approximate travelling times by car, from Swansea, to the various villages.

Map of the Gower Peninsula

Expandable map of the Gower Peninsula

Village
mins by car
Bishopston (and Kittle, Murton)
15
Dunvant
15
Horton
30
Llangennith
30
Llanmadoc (and Cheriton, Cwm Ivy, Landimore)
30
Llanrhidian (and Cilibion, Oldwalls)
15
Mumbles (and Langland)
10
Oxwich (and Oxwich Green, Slade)
30
Parkmill (and Ilston, Llethryd, Lunnon)
15
Penclawdd (and Blue Anchor, Cilonnen, Crofty, Llanmorlais, Welshmoor, Wernffrwd)
15
Penmaen (and Nicholaston)
15
Pennard (and Southgate)
15
Port Eynon (and Overton, Scurlage)
30
Reynoldston (and Burry, Burry Green, Fairyhill, Knelston, Llandewi)
20
Rhossili (and Middleton, Pilton Green, Pilton Moor, Pitton, Pitton Cross)
30
Swansea
0
Three Crosses
10
Upper Killay
10