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Swansea Destination Guide

Delve into Swansea in United Kingdom!

Swansea in the region of Wales with it's 170,883 residents is a place located in United Kingdom - some 164 mi (or 264 km) West of London, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Swansea

Local time in Swansea is now 05:41 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Europe / London" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Weston-super-Mare, Tycroes, Plymouth, Newport, Neath or Cwmbwrla. While being here, you might want to check out Swansea, Port Tennant, Oystermouth, Mumbles, Morriston and Penllergaer as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Swansea Waterfront Winterland (HD) / Gwl...

02:01 min ( December 22, 2009 by swanseacitycouncil)
Views: 9,382 - Rating: 4.61905/5

Stary skies, mince pies, ice skating and festive fun! You know it's Christmas when the grounds of the Waterfront Museum are transformed into this magical Christmas attraction....Swansea Waterfront Win...

EYSTeam - We do it better in Swansea ::...

05:56 min ( July 12, 2012 by Jsan0078)
Views: 2,122 - Rating: 4.61905/5

Music & Video produced by J-San - PositiVibes Prods Released on July 2012 for EYST Team - Swansea - Wales Thanks to the team,youngsters and Mc's ! eyst.org.uk soundcloud.com www.facebook.com fr.myspac...


Skid Row - I Remember You @ Sin City Swa...

04:43 min ( November 16, 2007 by Gwyn Williams)
Views: 6,399 - Rating: 3.85714/5

Skid Row live at Sin City in Swansea, Wednesday November 14th 2007 playing I Remember You

Kane'd LIVE Sin City Swansea 25th May 20...

10:01 min ( May 29, 2012 by samuelvictortv)
Views: 8,640 - Rating: 0/5

Kane'd are a fantastic Welsh band, fronted by three sisters, Chez (red hair), Stacey (blonde) and Stephanie (brunette) Kane, with lead guitar Harry Scott Elliot, bassist Joshua Rawcliffe, and George E...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Swansea during the next days.

28
May
2019

Club Tropicana: The Musical

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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WINS (Women In Networking Swansea)

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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PC Beginners Gorseinon

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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PC Beginners Central Library

Beginning: 01:15 pm (13:15).
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29
May
2019

Relapse Prevention

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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PC Beginners Civic Centre IT Suite

Beginning: 04:30 pm (16:30).
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Single Social Killay

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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30
May
2019

Tablet Beginners Oystermouth

Beginning: 09:15 am (09:15).
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PC Beginners Morriston

Beginning: 12:30 pm (12:30).
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31
May
2019

Mandala Drawing | Children's Workshop

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

National Waterfront Museum

The National Waterfront Museum, Swansea or NWMS (Welsh: Amgueddfa genedlaethol y glannau) is a museum situated in Swansea, Wales, forming part of the National Museum Wales. It is an Anchor Point of ERIH, The European Route of Industrial Heritage.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 51.62, -3.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 2005, Education in Swansea, European Route of Industrial Heritage Anchor Points, Grade II listed buildings in Swansea, History of Swansea, Industry museums in Wales, Maritime museums in Wales, Museums established in 2005, Museums in Swansea, National museums of Wales, Science museums in the United Kingdom

Swansea railway station

Swansea railway station is one of four in the City and County of Swansea, and is the fourth busiest in Wales after Cardiff Central, Cardiff Queen Street and Newport.

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Located at 51.62, -3.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:British Transport Police stations, DfT Category C1 stations, Former Great Western Railway stations, Railway stations in Swansea, Railway stations opened in 1850, Railway stations served by Arriva Trains Wales, Railway stations served by First Great Western, South Wales Main Line

Swansea Castle

Swansea Castle was founded by Henry de Beaumont in 1106 as the caput of the lordship of Gower, in Swansea, Wales.

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Located at 51.62, -3.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Castle ruins in Wales, Castles in Swansea, Defunct prisons in Swansea, Grade I listed buildings in Swansea

Dylan Thomas Centre

The Dylan Thomas Centre is an arts centre located in the Maritime Quarter in Swansea, Wales. Formerly the city's Guildhall, which was originally built in 1825, the Dylan Thomas Centre was restored and refurbished to host the UK Year of Literature and Writing in 1995. It was opened in 1995 by American ex-President Jimmy Carter, and has a permanent exhibition on the life and work of Dylan Thomas, as well as a restaurant and bar, a bookshop cafe, conference rooms and a theatre.

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Located at 51.62, -3.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1995 establishments in Wales, Arts centres in Wales, Biographical museums in Wales, Cultural infrastructure completed in 1825, Grade II* listed buildings in Swansea, Literary museums in Wales, Museums established in 1995, Museums in Swansea

Swansea

Swansea is a coastal city and county in Wales. It is also Wales's second largest city. Swansea lies within the historic county boundaries of Glamorgan. Situated on the sandy South West Wales coast, the county area includes the Gower Peninsula and the Lliw uplands. The City and County of Swansea had a population of 239,000 in 2011, making it the second most populous local authority area in Wales after Cardiff.

More reading: Swansea homepage
Located at 51.62, -3.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Wales, Counties of Wales, Glamorgan, Populated coastal places in Wales, Populated places established in the 12th century, Port cities and towns in Wales, Post towns in the SA postcode area, Principal areas of Wales, Seaside resorts in Wales, Swansea, Swansea Bay