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Amgueddfa Forwrol Llyn / Llyn Maritime Museum

Open Now: 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Interesting exhibits and a cafe :o)

We visited Nefyn on a rather drizzly day and it was a wonderful oasis of calm and great source of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sian T
5 star Maritime Museum

Very interesting material on display about the maritime history of the Nefyn area - visited on a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Manchester, United Kingdom
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  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“old church”(7 reviews)
“small cafe”(2 reviews)
2015 Easter to September Open - Wednesday to Sunday 10:30 - 4pm We can open during evening for groups or societies through prior arrangement.
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Talyllyn Stryd y Mynach | Stryd y Mynach, Nefyn LL53 6LB, Wales
+44 1758 721313
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All reviews old church well worth a visit small cafe free entry artifacts information pulley donation welsh cuppa volunteers history village video path refreshments visitors
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Nefyn on a rather drizzly day and it was a wonderful oasis of calm and great source of information on why Nefyn had ben such an important major player in seafaring on the Llyn. You are able to work our way through the...More

Thank Sian T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting material on display about the maritime history of the Nefyn area - visited on a very wet morning where there were lots of other visitors - a popular attraction - 5 stars.

Thank Colin19654
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We had saved this for a rainy day, but it's much better than that worth visiting under any circumstances. Does what it says on the tin really; lots of information about the local maritime history, complete with an interesting film. Tea and Bara brith to...More

Thank Simon D
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We were doing some of the costal path and needed a cuppa. Couldn't find any cafe's in the village main street (real or listed on Google). A local couple said the meuseum has a cafe. Great find. VERY welcoming, modern, clean and nice atmosphere. Good...More

Thank MarkSchaefer
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

This is a free attraction and we were welcomed by very knowledgeable volunteers who were able to tell us more about Nefyn and were genuinely enthusiastic about the fascinating maritime history of this village. I found the displays and objects very interesting and would recommend...More

Thank carys d
Reviewed 4 August 2018

We walked the coastal path from Nant Gwrtheyrn and had a lovely pot of tea. The cafe staff helped us with our Welsh and were very patient. Delightful staff who had time to talk and welcome visitors from all over Europe. Diolch yn fawr iawn.

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely little museum of local history, well presented. Good info on historic fishing industry and shipwrecks. Something for all ages. Staffed by friendly local volunteers. Worth a visit.

1  Thank GalaxyBag
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

What a little gem, free entry, interesting exhibition, easy access for all, including wheel chairs, and very friendly staff. Definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank Magwitch666
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We ended up lost and found this place. I love the fact that they took a church and converted it into an interactive maritime museum. They had costumes for the kids, a model of crew quarters where you can smell, different weighted pulleys, historical data...More

2  Thank Sissy2807
Reviewed 13 March 2018

A real 'touch' on local history and people, presented by a friendly knowledgeable bunch of people. Your visit need only be short but re-visits are definitely well worthwhile

1  Thank Robert J
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3 May 2018|
Response from Robert J | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I'm not associated with the Museum so don't know
Tilly H
27 February 2018|
Response from WillowTheWhisp | Reviewed this property |
No, sorry the museum closes for the winter season.