Nelson Museum and Local History Centre
With a National Art Pass you get
One of the major collections of material relating to Horatio Nelson, including personalia, decorative art, naval equipment and particularly manuscripts.
The attached Local History Centre encompasses archaeology, social history and archives of the people of Monmouth, including Charles Rolls (of Rolls Royce fame). There is also a developing collection relating to the Picturesque tour in the Wye Valley.
Look out for The Wild Escape at museums and galleries in the next few months. Many have special events, or you can use our audio introduction to help children get involved at any cultural venue.
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The National Art Pass lets you enjoy free entry to hundreds of museums, galleries and historic places across the UK, while raising money to support them.