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Powysland Museum


Free to all

The museum's collection explores the archaeology and social history of the old county of Montgomeryshire.

From the earliest Stone Age settlers through to the Bronze and Iron Ages, there is a varied collection of Roman finds as well as medieval and post-medieval artefacts.

The social history galleries cover a variety of themes including the Montgomery canal, the local railways, agriculture, Victorian homes and crafts, the Montgomeryshire yeomanry and the two world wars.

Powysland Museum

The Canal Wharf, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 7AQ

01938 554656


Opening times

June - Aug

Mon - Fri 10.30am - 1pm, 2-5pm, Sat 10.30am – 3pm, Closed Sunday

Sept - May

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 11am-1pm & 2-5pm, Sat 11am – 2pm, closed Wed & Sun

Free to all

Free entry with National Art Pass

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