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Temporary half-day closure

22 Aug
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Please be aware that the Heritage Centre will be closed to all visitors between 10.00am and 1.00pm on Friday 15 September, for a private booking.  The Heritage Centre will re-open as usual at 1.00pm, and will close at the normal advertised time of 4.00pm. If you have any questions, please contact us on 01646 684220 […]

Six Weeks of Summer

12 Jul
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The summer holidays for us begin around 22 July, and to coincide we will have a six-week programme of events and activities to cater for all our visitors for the six weeks of summer which follow. Activities include family-friendly crafts, heritage walks and the chance to have your family history questions answered… In addition, our […]

TV adventurer drops by in search of Maritime Mystery

04 May
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Worldwide adventurer Michael Palin has returned to Pembrokeshire for the first time in over 40 years – in search of maritime history and the remarkable and tragic story of a Pembroke Dock-built warship. On Wednesday April 26th Michael visited the Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre and met up with naval historian and Centre Volunteer Ted Goddard […]

Half day closure

10 Mar
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We would like all our visitors and supporters to note that the Heritage Centre will close early at 2.00pm on Saturday 18 March. ‘Super Saturday’ is nearly upon us, and in respect of the fact that many of our volunteers and potential visitors will be focussed on other matters on this date, we will close our doors […]

Ready for reopening!

10 Feb
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After eight weeks of planned closure to make a few internal changes, the Heritage Centre is reopening ready for the schools’ half-term holiday. We will formally reopen to the public on Saturday 18 February as we had intended, with small changes to the layout of the Gift Shop, Coffee Shop, children’s activity area and new displays. […]

A uniform project for volunteers

28 Oct
The uniform used in the dressing up box is popular among our younger visitors.

The Sunderland Trust received a little bit of good news this week, as it was informed that it had been successful in its bid for a small grant to help look after the collection of military uniform in its care. The project will seek to improve the storage of approximately 100 items of military uniform, […]