Contact us:
Winding House
Cross Street
New Tredegar
NP24 6EG

01443 822 666

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Plan Your Visit

When are we open, where are we and what’s here?

We have plenty of Visitor Information to help plan your visit, including details of opening times, information for groups and families, access to our facilities & services and more.

Interested in bringing a school group? Find out more about our award winning Learning programme.





What's On -                                        Exhibitions, Events, Engine!


Exploring in our West Gallery




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What's to see and do on your visit?


Explore and discover in our hands-on, engaging exhibitions!

West Gallery: Explore Romans & Revolutions, Castles & Cavaliers, the Iron Age & the Iron Works.                         East Gallery: Discover how War impacted on the local area in "Our Duty to Bear"- the First World War and Caerphilly County Borough.                                                            Pop-Up exhibition for May: "Keep Calm and Carry On" -  life in the 1940s.



We’re going back to the 1940s for the month of May! Join us for one of our special events to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe (VE) Day.

We also have a range of fun, fascinating and family friendly events throughout the year!





Our magnificent original Victorian winding engine runs on the last Saturday of each month- it's definitely worth seeing in action!

Find out more about Our Collections and Heritage Research Centre.












Museum News

                What's Occurring?

Read our latest Newsletter or delve into "Our Journey" - a special commemorative booklet celebrating the museum’s achievements since opening 5 years ago.

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  We've been voted one of the top 10 museums in Wales!

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The Winding House project was financed by the
European Union's Objective 1 Programme, the Welsh Assembly Goverment
and Caerphilly County Borough Council.

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