The Sir Henry Jones Museum

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The museum is the childhood home of Sir Henry Jones (1852-1922) who, from humble origins, became an eminent Professor of Moral Philosophy at Glasgow University and a major influence on the education system in Wales. 

Visit this fascinating museum of Welsh rural life and:

•  Find out about Henry Jones and the story of his struggle for education
•  Wander through the tiny kitchen and bedroom where the family of six ate and slept
•  See the displays on Victorian life in a typical Welsh community
•  Listen to the conversation of the 'shoemakers' as they work
•  Relax in the authentically restored cottage garden. 

Guide Prices

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Donations welcome.


Languages spoken

  • Welsh spoken

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

Provider Features

  • Indoor Attraction
  • Village Location

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Wi-fi available


Map & Directions

The Sir Henry Jones Museum


Y Cwm, Llangernyw, Abergele, Conwy, LL22 8PR

Tel: 01745 860630

Opening Times

* See website for opening times.

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