Posts tagged "Corwen Museum"
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 …

Dates for your diaries

Thursday 13th February 2020  6.30 pm  AGM followed by a talk from Paul Davies on Thomas Pennant and his Tours of Wales.  All are welcome.  If you are not a member you will not be able to speak or vote at the AGM but more | mwy …

Come and see the past! Anderson Shelter in Corwen Museum!

Come and see the past! Anderson Shelter in Corwen Museum!

On September 1st this year we mark the beginning of World War 2 in 1939.  Here in North Wales it was a fine, sunny morning, but the future was to be far from sunny. Often people had to hide away from bomb blasts in specially constructed underground shelters, half buried in the more | mwy …

Spectacular World War 1 Weekend 24th and 25th February 2018

Spectacular World War 1 Weekend 24th and 25th February 2018

Corwen Museum re-opens on Saturday February 24th with a spectacular Open Weekend full of displays and activities based on the First World War.  Come and see the army camp and taste the food they ate.   more | mwy …
Lest we forget our young men of Edeyrnion who fell in the Great War

Lest we forget our young men of Edeyrnion who fell in the Great War

We hope you will come to see the Books of Remembrance in the Museum and  pay your respects to the 144 young men and 1 woman who are named on our War Memorials in Edeyrnion. more | mwy …
Trip to see Bronze Age Spearhead found in Corwen

Trip to see Bronze Age Spearhead found in Corwen

On Friday 20th October, a group of volunteers from Corwen Museum went to Storiel Bangor to see a bronze spearhead that had been more | mwy …

Our Model Railway is having a facelift

    Nick Collins is working every Wednesday to bring our Model Railway of the line from Berwyn Station to Glyndyfrdwy back into pristine condition.  Come and see him at work. Are you interested in volunteering at the Museum?  As well as stewards, we more | mwy …
Have you seen our farming exhibition?

Have you seen our farming exhibition?

We have a fantastic exhibition on until November of farming and rural life in Edeyrnion and Denbighshire, including the "Farming Memories" Exhibition produced by Menter Iaith.  It is well worth seeing and will bring back memories to many people who have more | mwy …
Corwen Museum welcomes you in this 'Year of Legends'

Corwen Museum welcomes you in this ‘Year of Legends’

Come and find out about Owain Glyndwr, the last Welsh Prince of Wales, who owned land throughout the Edeyrnion area during the late 1300s and who had a magnificent estate at Glyndyfrdwy.   Find out why Prince Henry (later to be Henry V of England) destroyed this estate and devastated the more | mwy …

Have you seen our windows?

Have you seen our windows?

The Pilgrim in our photograph is one of six travellers through time who have journeyed to Corwen and are now depicted in our lovely chapel windows.  Renowned stained glass designer, Alfred Fisher, has designed the windows, using vinyl rather than glass, to produce an effect that allows the natural light more | mwy …
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