Tenby Museum & Art Gallery

About Tenby Museum & Art Gallery

The museum features the geology and prehistory of the area, maritime and piracy, a local history gallery and the Story of Tenby Gallery as well as two art galleries, one featuring the permanent collection, the second exhibiting changing temporary exhibitions.

The permanent gallery features work by such artists as Gwen and Augustus John (Augustus was born in Tenby),  John Piper, David Jones and Kyffin Williams to name but a few.

There is also a case of personal memorabilia that belonged to Gwen and Augustus John.

There is plenty of amusement for children including Pirate Treasure Trails, gallery quiz sheets and jigsaw puzzles, both fun and educational. You can also dress up as a pirate and enjoy the hands on archaeology!


Additional Information

Open from December to December.

Monday to Sunday 10am to 5pm (last admission 4.30pm)

Winter openings. Tuesday to Saturday  10am to 5pm (last admission 4.30pm)


  • Baby Changing
  • Disabled Toilet
  • Groups welcome
  • Open All Year
  • Shop
  • Toilets
  • VAQAS - Visit Wales - Visitor Attraction Quality Assurance Scheme
  • Wet Weather attraction


SN137005. Through centre of town towards harbour, situated on Castle Hill.