Ffestiniog Railway Museum

Harbour Station
Porthmadog LL49 9NF


A bustling and busy narrow gauge slate-carrying railway between Portmadoc and Blaenau Ffestiniog that pioneered narrow gauge steam and passenger services in the 19th. century and demonstrated the utility of such railways to the world.

Gwynedd Museum & Art Gallery

Ffordd Gwynedd
Bangor LL57 1DT


Gwynedd Museum & Art Gallery boasts a collection formed since 1884 by Bangor University. Now run by Gwynedd Council, the museum and Gallery is located near the cathedral in a Grade II listed building that was the Old Canonry dating to the 1870s.

Llandudno Museum

Llandudno Museum, 17-19 Gloddaeth Street
Llandudno LL30 2DD


Llandudno Museum was established in 1927 following the bequest of FE Chardon (an artist) to the town of his magnificent collection of paintings and objets d'art from around the world.

Lloyd George Museum & Highgate Cottage

Criccieth LL52 0SH


The Lloyd George Museum portrays the life and times of David Lloyd George, Britain's first modern Prime Minister, who led the country during the First World War. A visit to Highgate, the Victorian cottage where he spent his childhood, is included which features a Victorian garden and shoemaker's workshop.

Llyn Historical & Maritime Museum

Old St Mary's Church, Stryd Llan
Nefyn LL53 6LB


Learn about maritime history at the Llyn Historical and Maritime Museum. It is located at St Mary's Church, Nefyn, whose tower supports a sailing ship weathervane. Through painting, photographs and artefacts is shown the local maritime history including ship building, coasting vessels, herring industry and also everyday life at the turn of the 19th century.

Nant Gwrtheyrn

Canolfan Iaith Genedlaethol, Nant Gwrtheyrn, Llithfaen
Pwllheli LL53 6PA


This museum is based at the heart of the community. It brings together a collection of maps, documents and artefacts from across the region and has placed them in such an order as to be able to concisely tell the story of the foundations of the community.

Penmaenmawr Museum

4, New York Cottages
Penmaenmawr LL34 6LE


Built in the 1840s these were amongst the first properties built in Penmaenmawr to house quarry workers. Recently restored, the ground floor of No. 4 houses a small museum on the quarrying industry and the growth of Penmaenmawr in the 19th century.

Porthmadog Maritime Museum

Oakley Wharf No.1, The Harbour
Porthmadog LL49 9LU


Discover the story of the world famous topsail schooners and other vessels, their builders, voyages and the men who sailed in them.

Royal Welch Fusiliers Regimental Museum

Caernarfon Castle
Caernarfon LL55 2AY


The museum, situated within two towers of Caernarfon Castle, tells the exciting story of over 300 years of our history using film, sound, models and exhibits. You can learn how the regiment won 14 Victoria Crosses and hear the words of famous writers who served with the Royal Welch during the First World War, such as Siegfried Sassoon, Robert Graves, David Jones, Frank Richards and Hedd Wyn.

Segontium - National Trust

Beddgelert Road
Caernarfon LL55 2LN


The Segontium Roman fort was an auxiliary fort built by the Romans when they spread their conquest of Britain into Wales, and dates back to 77 AD. Although it was a remote outpost, it is one of the most well known Roman sites in Britain and attracts thousands of visitors each year.