The Man engine is coming

The Man Engine has embarked on his tour of Wales Man Engine Cymru forging a nation to retell the proud and sometimes painful stories of Wales' industrial history.  Thousands have enjoyed the spectacle in Blaenavon and Tredegar so far....

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Man Engine Cymru – Forging a Nation. Tickets launched

The Man Engine is coming to south Wales and tickets for the grand tour have just been released. Book now for a chance to meet the mechanical masterpiece at Swansea on 12th April with events at both the National...

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Copperworks Discovery Project

We are very pleased to announce that we are currently delivering a new history and archaeology project at the world renowned Hafod-Morfa Copperworks We are looking for Volunteers to become a part of this exciting new project. No prior experience...

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Guided Walks 2017

Guided Walks of the Hafod-Morfa Copperworks site are back! The next walks are Wednesday 26th July, Wednesday 30th August, Wednesday 27th September, Wednesday 25th October. The walk starts at 2:00 p.m. from the Swansea Museum Collection Centre situated in the...

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New Page of Bite-sized Oral History stories

We have extracted some key highlights from oral histories relating to working life at Hafod-Morfa Copperworks and put them on-line on a new page here Some of the stories are taken by the Friends of Hafod-Morfa Copperworks over the last...

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Surrey Students Visit

A group of A-level students from George Abbot School in Surrey visited the site to learn about post-industrial landscapes and the important role of heritage in creating identity and building a better future. As far as we know George...

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Swansea International Festival comes to the Museum Collection Centre

Sinfonia Cymru, Wales' innovative youth chamber goup will be playing in Swansea Museum Collections Centre on Wednesday 12th October, 7:30pm as part of the Swansea International Festival Last year Sinfonia Cymru delighted everyone with their Quartet evening in Volcano. This...

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Last Guided Walks of the year

With thanks to the friends group and staff at Swansea Museum Collections Centre, it has been a successful year of walks. Each monthly walk has been well attended and well reviewed and half a dozen walks have been offered...

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