The museum includes displays on the local coal and iron industries, chapels, schools, local societies, sport and local celebrities and a fully furnished reconstruction of a Victorian Welsh kitchen. The group also has a large collection of documents available to peruse.
Contact details (for opening times please visit the website):
Blaina Institute, High Street, Blaina, Blaenau Gwent NP13 3BN. Telephone: 01495 292025
Public Transport Directions
By bus: E4 Stagecoach buses running from Brynmawr calling at Ebbw Vale, Waunlwyd, Cwm, Aberbeeg, Abertillery and Blaina and Whinchestown before returning to Brynmawr on a circular route.
Follow the brown signs off the A467.