Abertillery & District Museum

The Abertillery and District Museum has a wide ranging collection from prehistoric era to present day. Recent refurbishment sends you on a journey through time with a chronological arrangement of exhibits In addition they have specialist exhibits on coal and iron industries. Visitors can see an Iron Age axe head, a pistol possibly used by Chartists and Arthur Scargill’s baseball cap! Top it all off with some refreshments in a real working Italian café – one of their finest exhibits. 


Visitor Information


Contact details for opening times please visit the website. 

The Metropole, Market Street, Abertillery, Blaenau Gwent NP13 1AH.
Telephone: 01495 211140
Email: abertillerymuseum@btconnect.com
Website: http://www.abertilleryanddistrictmuseum.org.uk/

Admission charges: 

Admission is free 

Contact Information

Name of Team: Economic Development
Telephone Number: 01495 355937 or 07968 472812
Address: The General Offices, Steelworks Road, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent. NP23 6DN  
Email Address: alyson.tippings@blaenau-gwent.gov.uk