Charity Commission for England and Wales Registration Number 1107515

The Ebbw Vale Works Museum Accredited Museum 

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General Office

            Ebbw Vale Steelworks Museum

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The Museums Volunteers without whom the Museum would not be open for the general public to visit, would like to wish our the past and future visitors :


Current opening times for visitors: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays: 10.30am to 15.30pm with the exception of Bank Holidays when we are closed in line with B.G.C.B.C's declared General Office staffs holidays.


The Museum will be closed on Bank Holiday Monday - 30th August 2021

The museum would like to thank our past visitors for their support, and also to wish them the very best over the coming months, and hopefully we will see you soon.

The General Office a Grade 2 Listed Building is occupied by the Ebbw Vale Works Museum, the Gwent Archives and Blaenau Gwent Borough Council Management Team.

Visitors to the Ebbw Vale Works Museum will find a eclectic collection of artefacts and archived material covering the evolution and development of coal, iron and steelmaking in the area from 1790 to the works closure in 2002 and its subsequent demolition.

The Museum also provides access to a considerable amount of material relating to the social aspect of the lives of the community.

The committee of the Museum wish to thank Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council, Tata Steel, Welsh Assembly-CyMAL-Federation of Museums and Art Galleries Wales, the Association of Independent Museums and all visitors to the museum, past, present and future for their continued support.


The Museum is an independent operated facility which relies on support/funding/donations from visitors and those bodies mentioned above, ensuring the collection is maintained for posterity and the education of the public for generations to come.

To help generate funds the museum has introduced a "The Friends of the Museum-Newsletter" published internally and available for a nominal sum. All contributions go towards the maintenance and upkeep of the facility during these difficult financial times, thereby keeping the museum open to the general public.

Membership of the "Friends of the Museum" can be accessed by "Clicking" on the icon *Friends of the Museum on the top right hand side page and follow the instructions to print off a application form. The completed form should be forwarded to our treasurer Mr Les Pinney with the nclosed cheque.



Entrance to the Museum is free,

donations are always welcome.

The Museum will re- open as and from Monday 5th July 2021.

Visiting the museum will be by appointment only on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays of each weak, to make an appointment please telephone the museum on 01495 350941 between the hours of 10.00hrs and 16.00hrs Monday to Friday.

Appointments can be booked between the hours of 10.30 and 15.30.

Facemask must be worn when entering the General Office, and each visitor must fill in the G/O Covid Register by filling in his or her name and a contact telephone number.

They will be then be met by a museum volunteer and taken to the museum

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The Name of the Charity is the "Ebbw Vale Works Archival Trust whose Objects are to advance the education of the public by the establishment and maintenance of a museum and the collection, preservation and public display of the Archive.

Ebbw Vale Works Museum.

General Office

Steelworks Road,

Ebbw Vale, Blenau Gwent.

NP23 6AA,

Telephone N0: 01495350941