Places of Interest nearby
Location address: United Kingdom, Carmarthenshire, Pendine
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The Museum of Speed is located along the road from Carmarthen to the coast (Pendine Sands). Here you get a feel for the ‘Sands of Speed Record’. In the past, the beach nearby was used to get to a speed record. You can see here the famous ‘Babs’. The museum is open from Easter to end September.
The Pendine Museum of Speed is dedicated to the use of Pendine Sands for land speed record attempts. It was opened in 1996 in the village of Pendine, on the south coast of Wales, and is owned and run by Carmarthenshire County Council. The museum received 33,522 visitors in 2009.