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visits are free. staffed by a knowledgeable team of volunteers. very often visited by school... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
colin s
Swansea, United Kingdom
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If you are in Swansea, and you have a couple of hours to spare, you can educate yourself with a... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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University of Wales Swansea | Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, Wales
+44 1792 295960
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

visits are free. staffed by a knowledgeable team of volunteers. very often visited by school groups. Ther are practical activities for children. Restaurant on site. You get personal tours with a guide who will explain so much.parking however can be a problem.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

If you are in Swansea, and you have a couple of hours to spare, you can educate yourself with a visit to Swansea university, and go the their Egypt centre. They are very welcoming, and it is incredible the number of rare artefacts they have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank kelandchez
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

I absolutely love this place. I took my two younger children with me and they love it too! The only thing is that they want to touch everything

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank froob
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

I had been looking for an activity suitable for my parent’s 50th wedding anniversary, and as I was planning a weekend in Swansea for my parents and I, along with 2 aunties and an uncle, I soon came across the Egypt Centre on the Uni...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Steve D
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

I live close to Swansea and have been meaning to visit the centre do many times. Finally got round to it and so glad I did. Easy to find and you are immediately welcomed by volunteer staff who are nothing short but informative and enthusiastic....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank StephS317
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Fantastic exhibits. Friendly staff who were very knowledgable.Recommend to all not just those who love Egypt.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank jordanrichard1
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

The came here with a five and a half year old and and a two and a half year old (we were the grandparents and the parents were there too.). We were blown away by the kindness and keenness of the staff who were so...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Doug S
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We decided to visit here at the last moment, and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The volunteers were very helpful, and our guide Sebastian was extremely knowledgeable and engaging. Lots of things for children to interact with. For free this is a really good place to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank EMF512
Reviewed 5 July 2018

This exhibition came up on an app on my phone and I am so glad we found the time to visit. It's not a huge museum, but it still has lots of very interesting artefacts, well worth a visit if you are in the area....More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Stoner777
Reviewed 5 June 2018

This little, free museum, based in the university has 2 floors cram packed with fascinating artifacts, some of the best specimens I've seen. They have put a lot of effort into making this museum fun for all ages with a number of interactive elements and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank devil_tez
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18 August 2018|
Response from Doug S | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think so. It’s two big rooms with one upstairs. It doesn’t say they’re not.
Sharon J
26 July 2018|
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Response from Syd H | Property representative |
Unfortunately we do not have wheelchairs available, however the entire museum is wheelchair friendly.