Welcome/Croeso

Welcome to the Gower Heritage Centre, set in the heart of the Gower Peninsula in South West Wales. The Centre is a visitor attraction and rural life museum based around a working 12th century water-mill. We have craft shops, craft activities, old fashioned games arcade, sandpit area,adventure playground, soft play area, tractor play area, an animal farm with chicks, ducks, rabbits, guinea pigs, goats, sheep and horses and are home to La Charrette Wales' smallest cinema. We have a full calendar of events for 2014 with fun and activities for all the family. We look forward to seeing you soon.

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April

Easter Fun

Saturday 12th - Sunday 27th

10.00am to 5.30pm

Over Easter a giant white rabbit is making a visit to the Gower Heritage Centre in Parkmill. There will be lots of activities to keep the children happy including egg and spoon races, Easter egg hunts and animal handling and feeding sessions with our animal carers. Visit our eggucation incubation centre and if you're lucky you could see some chicks hatching! Also compete in our bunny race. Don a pair of bunny ears and hop into a sack and bounce to the finish line. Try our Easter Bunny Quiz and see if you can find all of the naughty run away bunnies. There will be daily Pottery Workshops and Puppet shows. Enter a duck in our daily duck race or have a go at carding and spinning in our Woollen Mill. Daily guided tours of the mill, blacksmith demonstrations, coracle and woollen mill displays will also be taking place .You may need to bring your pyjamas as you will be 'egg'hausted by the end of your visit!

 

May

Cheese & Cider Weekend

Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th 10.00am - 5.00pm

The Welsh Cheese and Cider Festival offers visitors a wide selection of locally produced, award winning cheese including Blaenafon Cheddar , cider and perry from Wales. There will also be stalls with locally produced jams and chutneys from Estelles Gower Goodies .Mumbles Pate will be here along with Fire & Ice and their award winning cider sorbets . Visitors will be able to sample and enjoy some of the best cheese and cider Wales has to offer. There will also be a variety of ciders such as our very own Gower produced cider called the Mill House cider along with many more.

There will also be advice on how to make apple juice or cider and there will be a traditional 1890s travelling cider press on site with apple press demonstrations taking place. Our Mill Tearooms serving a wide range of Welsh classics and not forgetting the popular Welsh Cream Tea, which will be served all day.