Welcome to the Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre

Pembroke Dock Sunderland Trust are delighted to welcome visitors to the recently opened Heritage Centre. We make every effort to open six days a week - Monday to Saturday with doors opening at 10:00am and closing 4:00pm. This normally includes 'Bank Holiday Mondays' but if you are travelling any distance please do telephone to make sure. Admission: Adults £3.50, Children £2.50, Family Ticket (2 Adults + 2 Children) £10.00, Concession entry £2.00. Children under 7 years of age - no charge.

Remembering the Fallen in Normandy

15 Jul

A Pembrokeshire soldier and a Sunderland flying boat pilot have been especially remembered in Normandy by members of the Pembroke Dock Sunderland Trust team. During a D-Day Battlefields Tour, several of the team who help run the Trust’s Heritage Centres made special visits to two cemeteries to pay their respects to servicemen who died in […]

Ann Recreates Wartime History

04 Jul

A key day in Pembroke Dock’s wartime history has been frozen in time, thanks to the skills of a Sunderland Trust Volunteer. Ann Neville has meticulously recreated RAF Pembroke Dock’s Operations Board for one of the critical days following the D-Day Invasion in June 1944. From a faded photograph Ann has extracted all the lettering […]

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'Two Into One' will go! - Eventually

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Garrison Chapel

Pembroke Dock Sunderland Trust has a great many projects that require a home. The Royal Dockyard 'Garrison Chapel' will allow visitors, volunteers and staff to share this wonderful Classical Georgian building as an all-season, all-weather visitor centre. Here you will be able to discover what really mattered in our recent history as well as the distant past - and have fun while you do. Open 2014!
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Fleet Surgeons House

The Fleet Surgeons House in the Royal Dockyard is a fine Georgian building and home to the 'Fleets to Flying Boats' visitors centre. You will find models of some the Royal Yachts built in Pembroke Dock along with uniforms and artefacts that once supported the work of wartime personnel. There is also a chance to view Flying Boat videos and enjoy top-class coffee in the Glass House Coffee Shop. Usually Open Tue-Fri.
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Flying Boat Workshop

Opened in June 2009 the Flying Boat Workshop has proved to be a busy attraction with more than 29,000 visitors entering the converted engine shed in the Royal Dockyard, Pembroke Dock. You will find volunteers that take the time to explain how various parts work, the history of the Sunderland Flying Boat T9044 and also tell stories about the role the Pembroke Dock Flying Boat station played in the war. Usually Open Tue- Sat.
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From the Visitor's Book

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“Fantastic work gone into this museum. Such memories came flooding back.” AR. Glamorgan.

“Thanks for a very interesting afternoon. Most informative.” J & FB. New Zealand.

“I liked the room with all the model aeroplanes the most.” JM. West Midlands.

“Enjoyed the exhibition and the preservation of interesting wartime history.” MC. Wiltshire.

“What a Gem of a museum! Lots of interesting information. TEWs. Lancashire and Yorkshire.

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“Wonderful Centre. My father was here in 461 Sqn during the War. Thanks for your help and friendliness giving us background on Dad’s experiences and the workings of Pembroke Dock. B & IB. Australia.

“Splendid museum and Café, also thoroughly enjoyed the Flying Boat Interpretation Centre – such enthusiasm from ‘the boys’. ” SC. Worcestershire.

“Superb – how wonderful to see all this history remembered – Nice cake too! MR. Devon.

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“Very informative and moving displays about the role of the Armed Forces at Pembroke Dock. A real credit to the volunteers.” J.B & GC. Bath.

“Very interesting, keep the history alive, very important!” R & TT. Sheffield.

“We liked all of the models of the boats and planes.” C Family. Southampton.

“So wonderful to see where my Dad served in WW2 with 461 Sqn. Thank you for preserving this.” C & LS. Australia.

“Lovely ‘lemon drizzle’ cake and very interesting museum. G. family. Suffolk.