Kidwelly Industrial Museum

Kidwelly Industrial Museum
SA17 4LW



Carmarthenshire Museums Service

Kidwelly Industrial Museum Trust


Kidwelly Industrial Museum

01554 891078

Carmarthenshire Museums Service

01267 228696

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View of the Cold Rolls machinery at Kidwelly Industrial Museum
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Kidwelly Tinplate Works was established in 1737 and operated with varying success until its closure in 1941. Rescued by the Kidwelly Heritage Centre and Tinplate Museum Trust in 1982, the old works now interprets not only the tinplate industry, but also coal mining and brick manufacture in the area. On display are the machinery and tools used in these former key industries of Carmarthenshire.

Venue Type:

Museum, Industrial heritage site

Opening hours

Opening Hours 2011 (June to September only)

Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays
12.00-17.00 Last entry at 16.00

Saturday, 24th September (last day)

Parties by arrangement at all times during the year.
Conducted tours available by arrangement.

Closed: 25th September - 31 May 2012

Admission charges


Collection details

Industry, Social History