Plan A Visit
The estate is open Tuesday to Friday from 10am–3pm, excluding Bank Holidays.
For an enjoyable experience, we ask all visitors to plan your trip in advance. Visitors are advised to check the latest government advice at www.gov.wales before visiting the college.
Take the M4 towards Pen-y-Bont. At junction 42, exit onto A483 toward Swansea / Abertawe. Go through 1 roundabout and continue onto Quay Pa-rade / A4067. Turn right onto Derwen Fawr Rd / B4436.
Take the Heathrow Express to Paddington Station, and thereafter take the National Rail to Swansea Train Station. You can then take a taxi from the station to get to the BCW (Postal Code: SA2 8EB).
Take the National Express to Swansea Bus Station. You can then take a taxi from the station to get to the BCW (Postal Code: SA2 8EB).
The safety of our guests, visitors, staff and students remains our top priority and we ask that all visitors respectfully abide by the following health and safety measures.
We would also like to remind all visitors to check the latest government advice www.gov.wales before visiting the college.
Admission & Access @ the Heritage Centre
Admission if free, however visitors are required to pre-book visiting time slots to guarantee entry. Without a valid ticket, we will have to respectfully decline your visit.
Visitors are encouraged to download your ticket beforehand and arrive at least 10 minutes prior to the start of your session as we will be unable to extend the time of visitation should you arrive late.
Visitor parking is available, however visitors will need to book a parking space together with their tickets.
Resources are available at our Heritage Resource Centre, please approach a Staff member should you wish to make a purchase.
Our restrooms will be opened for visitors throughout the duration of their visit.
Guest Facilities @ the BCW Residences
Guests staying at the BCW Residences should confirm their check-in time prior to arrival.
Guests are encouraged to bring your own stationery and entertainment.
Health & Safety
Front of house staff and volunteers have received all necessary health and safety briefings.
High touched areas will be regularly sanitised throughout the day and in between visits.
We have place hand sanitisers at appropriate areas to encourage all visitors to wash or sanitise their hands whenever needed or possible.
If you are unwell, we respectfully request you rearrange your visit and/or stay when you are recovered.
What is not allowed
Consumption of food & drinks are not allowed in the Heritage Centre.
Animals are not allowed on college grounds under any circumstance. For assistance on accessibility, please drop us a message.
Smoking is prohibited on-site. All visitors must refrain from smoking while in the college.
Visitor regulations may be amended from time to time and we recommend that you check back for the latest visitor information.