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Ceredigion Museum

Terrace Rd, Aberystwyth, Wales
+44 1970 633088
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So much to see

Spent an hour or so wandering around the museum which is housed in the old Coliseum... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
Karl R
Colchester, United Kingdom
Great visit

Ive lived in Aberystwyth all my life and I had the chance to visit the newly refurbished museum and... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Kirsty G
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
via mobile
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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%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“music hall” (12 reviews)
“three floors” (7 reviews)
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Terrace Rd, Aberystwyth, Wales
+44 1970 633088
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

Spent an hour or so wandering around the museum which is housed in the old Coliseum theatre. There is a lot to see spread out over 3 floors which we didn't realise so it is definitely worth spending a couple of hours at least looking...More

Thank Karl R
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Ive lived in Aberystwyth all my life and I had the chance to visit the newly refurbished museum and cafe today and it is a little gem!! The museum have kept the original main features of their displays with additional hidden gems and new events...More

Thank Kirsty G
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Located in the centre of Aberystwyth, just off the prom, you can just walk in off the street and it’s totally free of charge. A modern welcoming gift shop, tea room and the main museum in the old theatre. What an eye opener! The tea...More

Thank Craffwr
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Recently reopened, this museum is housed in an old theatre so has displays on a number of levels (stalls, circle, gods). Well presented displays in Welsh and English of local history and crafts. Small cafe offering cheap snacks and drinks. Lift and stairs. Small gift...More

Thank AandVK
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Excellent cafe and the museum was very interesting and informative and well laid out for all ages to appreciate.

Thank Philippa W
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Some free museums require just 15 minutes of your time. This place has exhibits to interest most people. Set in what appears to be an old music hall or picture house, the main hall is still decked out with a stage and cardboard patrons in...More

Thank Stephen T
Reviewed 8 October 2017

If you like museums, this one is worth spending some of your time in. Some great representations of an era we only remember from our youth. Worth the time.

Thank Ron702014
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Called in as I has some spare time before an appointment and was pleasantly surprised at the museum. It was lovely to see the past in the present. The staff were very friendly and helpful. There is a cafe in the museum and found this...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Was a very nice surprise to find a little bit of everything from old washing machines to what a room looked like in the 1800.s

Thank Claire G
Reviewed 27 September 2017

The Tourist Information centre has now combined within the this amazing building housing the museum and a brand new coffee shop. Gliding up a spectacular staircase, the smell of of coffee is wonderful, but continue up the stairs to the enchanting museum. Once a theatre...More

Thank Mary H
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I spent about an hour here