Lockdown Update 27/09/2020
We are still open during the new Swansea area lockdown between 10am and 4.00pm, but please note the shop and Tea Room are currently closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Craft vendors may still be open Mondays and Tuesdays, please check with them before making a journey to the centre.
All residents of Swansea County can still visit us together with anyone else who has a ‘reasonable excuse’. This includes anyone visiting us for essential business purposes, such as collecting flour, bread, pottery, jewellery and take away food and drinks from the Tea Room. Also ‘elite athletes’ training in Gower are welcome.
The Bakery is open Wednesday to Sunday each week, Carpark, front tea garden and some craft activities will be open every day. You must pre- book craft activities using the online facility on this website or call the craft workshop direct. For Pottery call Kevin on 07813454628, for Bread Making call Chendore on 07890904359, Art classes call Katie, 07846115419, for Jewellery call Roberta 07713457320. The Iron Age Round House is available for educational outdoor groups with Gower Unearthed.
The children’s tractor play area is open together with the sand pit play area. You can still see and feed our ducks and enjoy a walk along the leat. There are also geese in the orchard and on the Fish Pond.
The Woollen Mill, Cordwainer’s Workshop and Celtic Long Hall can be viewed by appointment. If you are Home Schooling we can offer the use of our classroom and outdoor facilities for educational purposes.
In order to manage attendance numbers and to comply with Welsh Government guidelines we request that all visitors pre-book either a car park ticket, a craft activity ticket or Tea Room ticket. Season tickets holders do not have to book other than for craft activities but must show their season ticket upon arrival.
The main Tearoom and courtyard will be open BUT YOU MUST MAKE A PRE-BOOKING, call 07897201230 or use the online booking system.
Unfortunately we cannot let everyone in without a booking as Government Regulations require us to limit numbers to ensure social distancing.
We will be hosting our regular food and produce market in the outside courtyard during October from 11am – 4pm Saturday 10th, 11am – 4pm Saturday 24th, 11am – 4pm Sunday 25th and a special Halloween market will be held Saturday October 31st, time TBC. Please note: In order safely manage numbers at the Gower Heritage Centre, we use Eventbrite for all our ticket sales. To guarantee your ticket, please book your parking & entry in advance here.
Shedhead Cider and The Mill Tea Room will be hosting a special Cider & Food event on October 17th. Please check back soon for more details or subscribe to our Latest News.
Our holiday accommodation is not available as it is being used by essential workers for the rest of the year.
Thank you for bearing with us at this difficult time.
PLEASE NOTE: Normal admission charges are temporarily suspended for 2020, therefore all pre-booked tickets include entry to The Gower Heritage Centre