Where will be Wales's Special Place?
We have launched a competition to find Wales's most special place. With celebrity backing and support from tourism and heritage partners, the competition will run throughout the summer with the winner being announced in August.
Miss Pamela Ward donated more than 4,000 objects to our collections at Llanerchaeron. How do we choose what goes on display and what doesn’t? We’d like you to become the curators of this collection, visit the Facebook page to start curating your own cabinet of curiosity.
How to move a two-tonne lightbulb
The lighthouse optic at Bardsey Island was getting on a bit and its owners and keepers, Trinity House, decided it was time to install a new higher-tech LED bulb on the island’s lighthouse. The problem was what do you do with the old one?
An original copy of the first Welsh language Bible has gone on display at the home of its 16th-century translator, owned and managed by us. Ty Mawr Wybrnant, near Penmachno in Snowdonia, is where Bishop William Morgan was born in 1545. He was commissioned by Elizabeth I to translate the Bible in 1588, widely seen as ensuring the survival of the Welsh language.
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