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SchoolvisitsWe welcome school visits, Carmarthenshire Museum contains something to excite everyone such as a reconstruction of a 19th Century farmhouse and Victorian schoolroom. Schools can also use Carmarthenshire County Museum's park in order to allow children to have hands-on experience of the wonderful biodiversity of the area.

Did you know that Carmarthenshire County Museum has three more sites? These are Parc Howard Museum & Art Gallery, Kidwelly Industrial Museum and the Museum of Speed at Pendine.

Borrow a discovery box!

If you are a Carmarthenshire school you can borrow one of our boxes, these contain several items which children may handle (unless otherwise stated). Their contents are restricted to items which are duplicates of items in the museums collection, safe to handle and small enough to keep in the pack. Teachers may photocopy any notes and illustrations in the pack.

Subjects include:

  • Celts
  • Romans
  • Normans
  • Tudors
  • Civil War
  • Victorian Laundry
  • Victorian Children's Clothes
  • Victorian School
  • Victorian Pit Girl
  • Home Front ARP Warden Box
  • Home Front Munitions Girl / Home Guard
  • Home Front Land Army Girl

Please Note
There is an increasing demand for these boxes, so it is advisable to book them in advance.

We require that the school be responsible for collecting and returning the Discovery Boxes.

How to contact us

Please contact us to borrow a discovery box or arrange a visit to any of our museums and feel free to discuss any ideas we may be able to help you with.

Tel: 01267 228696
E-mail: museums@carmarthenshire.gov.uk

Page updated on: 17/10/2017

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