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The museum is temporarily CLOSED to the public. It will reopen to accommodate the Swansea Historic Vehicle Register autojumble on Sunday February 21st, ahead of our Running Day which will take place as planned on
Sunday February 28th. We then resume weekly Sunday opening between 11am and 4pm.

This closure is for safety reasons while we carry out clearance work behind the display area. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Swansea Bus Museum restores, operates and displays buses of public transport companies of South and West Wales.

Our impressive collection consists of vehicles from South Wales Transport (SWT), its acquisitions, successor and other companies, including United Welsh, Morris Bros., Rees & Williams, Swan Motor Co., Neath & Cardiff (N&C), Llynfi, Red & White and London Transport. The museum also contains a collection of Scammell mechanical horses and military vehicles including Land Rovers and a Green Goddess fire engine.

We'll be reopening to the public for our show on Sunday February 28th (see above) and every Sunday between 11am and 4pm thereafter. Adult admission is £3.00 (except shows when higher charges may apply), with accompanied children under the age of 16 FREE.

We welcome organised groups and parties of visitors, particularly schools - please contact us in advance to arrange.

Planning a special event such as a wedding?

Some of our buses and coaches in our collection are available for private charter, please see the hire page for more details.

Sat Nav users: Please use SA1 8PB (Bevans Row) when visiting.

Feb 16 Show Poster Ad
Visiting vehicles welcome. Download an entry form here

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Visit to Spring Gathering - Brooklands - Sunday April 17th 2016

This year's gathering features Weymann and Harrington bodied vehicles marking 50 years since the two businesses closed. We plan to take along up to 4 examples, the N&C Brown Bomber Harrington Cavalier WWN 191, SWT Weymann Fanfare NCY 626, as well as Weymann-bodied SWT AEC Regent V's MCY 407 and 423 HCY.

This will be a two day trip, with the number of vehicles travelling to the show dependant on the number of passengers. We will be block booking Saturday night accommodation in the Reading or Chertsey areas.

Those wishing to travel with us should contact Alan West on 07791 730919 or email us as soon as possible.
A non-refundable fuel deposit of £20, payable by February 28th at the latest is required to secure your place.

Swansea Bus Museum is operated by the South Wales Transport Preservation Trust, a charity registered in England & Wales, no. 1117096

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Site last updated January 30th 2016 (Index)


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