Memories of the Silver Screen: The History of Cinema in the Cynon Valley

The museum collection includes interesting objects that are today as unfamiliar and unrecognisable to the younger generation as a farthingale. Some of these items include a magic lantern, a [...]


The Festival of Britain 1951 in the Valleys

This blog post tells the story of local celebrations linked to the National Festival of Britain 1951 through objects in our collection, such as a theatre safety curtain and paper dresses. In [...]