Events in Swansea: museums

Swansea Museum

20 minutes walk from our Bed and Breakfast

http://www.swanseamuseum.co.uk/whats-on/events

 

 

 

Sunday 15th April to sunday 30th September

Pirates: The Truth Behind the Tales

National Waterfront Museum - 20mins walk from our B&B

 

As Wales celebrates its Year of the Sea, discover the truth behind the swashbuckling legends in a fun and factfilled exhibition explaining the history of pirates, privateers and buccaneers throughout the world. Discover tales of treachery, treason and treasure through the ages, learn what it was really like to be a pirate and find out which were criminals and which ones acted within the law.

 

Saturday 23rd June

Historical Association Swansea Branch: Outreach Classes Information Day

National waterfront Museum - 20mins walk from our guesthouse

 

Find out about the informal history classes the branch runs, come and meet the tutors and experience a taster of their upcoming courses.

 

10am - 4pm

FREE

 

Saturday/Sunday, 23rd & 24th June

Summer Solstice Make and Take

National waterfront Museum - 20mins walk from our B&B

 

Hooray! It’s officially summer! Come and celebrate by making a sunny craft to take home.

 

12.30 - 3.30

FREE

 

Tuesday 26th June

Explore Books

National Waterfront Museum - 20mins walk from our B&B

 

Come along to discuss authors and books old and new.  Different from a regular book club there is no need to haveread the book in advance! June’s theme is Books set in Africa / African authors.

 

With set themes and authors this is a chance to discover different books that you might be inspired to go on and read.

 

10.30am

FREE

 

Wednesday 27th June

Oriel Science Café

National Waterfront Museum - 20mins walk fom our bed and breakfast

 

Join us each month as we invite a leading expert in their field to give an introductory talk followed by friendly informal discussion.

 

Sit back and listen or get involved in the discussion and debate.

 

7.30pm

FREE

 

Friday 29th June

Explore Classic Films: Some Like it Hot (PG, 1959)

National Waterfront Museum - 20mins walk from our guesthouse

 

Explore Classic Film screenings are held on the last Friday of the month and feature an introduction to the social and cultural context of each film.

 

When two male musicians witness a mob hit, they flee the state in an all-female band disguised as women, but further complications set in.

 

1.30pm

FREE

 

Wednesday 4th july

Toddler Time Monthly Movies: Paddington (PG, 2014)

National waterfront Museum - 20mins walk from our hotel

 

Enjoy a free fun movie screening each month exclusively for preschool children and their parents or carers.

 

A young Peruvian bear travels to London in search of a home. Finding himself lost and alone at Paddington Station, he meets the kindly Brown family, who offer him a temporary haven.

 

Plus a half price hot drink from the Museum Café!

 

Friday 6th July

Little Mice Club – Summer Holidays

National waterfront Museum - 20mins walk from our guesthouse

 

Drop in with your little ones to play, make & sing, and meet Morys the Museum Mouse!

 

With a different theme each month, enjoy arts and crafts and a Welsh rhymetime with Cymraeg i Blant.

 

Exclusively for preschool children and their parents or carers.

 

In partnership with Cymraeg i Blant, Mudiad Meithrin & Menter Iaith Abertawe.

 

10.30am - 12.30pm

FREE

364 Oystermouth Road, Swansea, SA1 3UL

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