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We are re-opening the Museum

We are re-opening the Museum after more than a year for the Bank Holiday Weekend.  We will be open from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm on Saturday, Sunday and Monday May 29th to May 31st

In order to comply with Covid-19 regulations masks must be more | mwy …

Our Outside Museum

Our Outside Museum

Come and see our new display on the outside of the Corwen Museum Wall, giving a map and information about the places of interest to see in the beautiful town of Corwen.

Our Museum will be open again as soon as the Welsh more | mwy …

We are celebrating St David’s Day by moving Corwen Museum outside

We have not been able to open the Museum for almost a year now, due to the Covid-19 pandemic.  We have therefore worked on a range of interpretation panels telling the story over time more | mwy …

Museum News February 2021

Museum News February 2021

At this time of the year we are usually frantically working on new exhibition themes within the Museum for re-opening after the Winter on St David’s Day.  Unfortunately, we are still not in a position to re-open because of Government restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic and it more | mwy …

My Grandfather, John Roberts

A couple of weeks ago I received a phone call from Mrs Beryl Jones asking for Corwen Museum.  She is the granddaughter (now in her nineties) of John Roberts who owned and ran the more | mwy …

Museum News 26th August 2020

Museum News 26th August 2020

The Museum will remain closed this year because of the Covid-19 Pandemic but we are still busy:-

Daily posts are put on our Facebook page telling stories about Corwen and the Edeyrnion villages and requesting comments and information. Please visit and like the Corwen Museum more | mwy …

Latest News 12th July 2020

Latest News 12th July 2020

Although the Museum is shut, we are still busy working.  We are updating our artefacts database and taking photographs of each artefact in the way recommended by Gruffydd Jones of the Peoples Collection Wales, so that we can upload images and descriptions of our artefacts to the Peoples more | mwy …

Corwen Museum Facebook Diary June 1st -14th

Corwen Museum Facebook Diary June 1st -14th

With time on their hands during lockdown, people have been sorting through drawers and finding old family photographs, which have made them think about their family history, maybe for the first time. We decided, therefore, to post a more | mwy …

Corwen Museum Facebook Diary 16th to 28th May

Corwen Museum Facebook Diary 16th to 28th May

Whilst the Museum is closed, we are sharing items and stories from our collections with our Facebook friends – all 800 of them – and also including some new research.  We are also starting to download digital images onto the Peoples Collection Wales and this will become a more | mwy …

A Donation to Corwen Museum in Memory of Huw (Chick) Jones

We wish to thank Marc Roberts for his generous donation to Corwen Museum in memory of Huw 'Chick' Jones.  Marc says that Huw, like everyone else, made him feel so welcome when he worked in Corwen last year.  He comments "Huw was a lovely man.  Even though I more | mwy …

Corwen Museum Facebook Diary 7th -14th May

Corwen Museum Facebook Diary 7th -14th May

We remember our soldiers and civilians who died serving in the 2nd World War and are named on our eight war memorials. 

The new Corwen Museum Exhibition ‘Artists and Authors with a Connection to Edeyrnion’ more | mwy …

A Big Thankyou

We have been told by Denbighshire County Council that our free rental period has been extended until the end of June is a great relief. We have also received a donation of £560 from 'Making a Difference Locally', the charity launched by Nisa Retail Ltd to more | mwy …

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