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Brecknock History Week - Opening event

  • Theatr Brycheiniog Canal Road Brecon, Wales, LD3 7EW United Kingdom (map)

Opening Event sponsored by the Brecknock Society & Museum Friends

Friday 9 September

Studio at Theatr Brycheiniog 

Admission Free 

7.30 - 9.00 pm (Doors Open 7.00pm) 

A miscellany of presentations, and displays on the theme of 

Traditions, Myths and Legends 


  • Myths of Rorke's Drift Dispelled
  • The Llangynidr Ghost Story
  • Legends of Christ College
  • The Boughrood Dead House
  • Moving Stone above Crickhowell
  • St Eluned, Daughter of Brychan


Display Stands

WW1 Display; Archaeology of Hay Castle; Regimental Museum; Graveyard Model; Robert Macdonald Paintings; 

Giraldus Cambrensis; Eisteddfodau; 

Museum Volunteering; Tourism

and more from history societies around the County

Light refreshments available 

Later Event: September 17
Hay Big Dig Day 1