Over the cold, wet and windy months of winter Menai Heritage Trustees and Menter Môn have made funding applications to the Welsh Government and Heritage Lottery Fund for almost £2 million to create the long-awaited heritage centre on the Waterfront Continue reading Prince’s Pier – The Next Chapter?
Explore the history of the famous bridges and Treborth Botanic Garden. Led by a guide from Menai Heritage and Dr Shaun Russell (Director, Treborth Botanic Garden). Tea, coffee and biscuits will be served in the Treborth Lab after the walk. 9.30 am to 11.30 approx. Meet outside Treborth Lab (main Treborth Continue reading Joint Walk with Treborth Botanic Garden – 17 March 2018
Menai Heritage are pleased to announce the schedule for our spring lecture series, beginning 21 February. There will be six afternoon talks in English, and six Welsh talks in the evenings. The schedule is listed below.
Menai Heritage Christmas ‘Pop Up’ Shop. Come For Those Last Minute ‘Local Flavour’ Gifts! When? Sunday 10 & Monday 11 December – 12:00-16:00 & 10:00-14:00. Where? Thomas Telford Centre, Menai Bridge – Opposite Waitrose
Join Menai Heritage for an evening of storytelling! • Druids and Romans, shipwrecks and sea monsters, stories from around Anglesey that have been told for centuries • Come hear the Menai Heritage team tell these ancient tales • Join in Continue reading Stories, Myths & Legends – 4 December 2017
Menai Heritage are pleased to announce the publication of our latest book. The Piers and Piermasters of Menai Bridge was written by Menai Heritage trustee Julie Stone, and was designed and prepared for publication by another trustee, Warren Kovach. Located Continue reading New Book – The Piers and Piermasters of Menai Bridge
Menai Heritage will have a stand at this year’s Menai Bridge Book Fair, to be held at Ysgol David Hughes on 14 October 2017. This is one of the largest book fairs in Wales, with over 50 tables. We will Continue reading Menai Heritage at Menai Bridge Book Fair – 14 October 2017
Please note that all walks are now fully booked. Take a walk with Menai Heritage to view to hidden Britannia Bridge lions! The sculptures once flanked the entrance to the tubular bridge, but now lie below the road deck, seldom Continue reading Britannia Bridge Lions Walks – 16 Sept. 2017
Please note that this event is now fully booked. However, if any places become available again we will post a notification on our Facebook page and Twitter. See inside the historic and seldom open bridge house, where the great chains Continue reading Bridge House Open Day – 2 September 2017
August 9th is the 260th anniversary of the birth of Thomas Telford, whose pioneering engineering achievement, the Menai Suspension Bridge, still spans the treacherous waters of the Menai Strait and attracts visitors from all over the world. Come down to Continue reading Thomas Telford’s 260th Birthday – 9 August 2017