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Nelson Museum and Local History Centre


Free to all

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.

Nelson Museum and Local History Centre

Priory Street, Monmouth, Monmouthshire, NP25 3XA

01600 710630


Opening times

Daily, 11am - 4pm

Closed Wednesdays until May Half Term 2018

Free to all

10% off in shop

Valid to 31 December 2020

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