In 1800, a 15 year-old girl called Mary Jones walked 26 miles from Llanfihangel-y-Pennant to Bala to buy a book.
Located on the airfield of the former RAF Llandwrog, the museum has an impressive collection of aircraft and aviation memorabilia including a D.H. Vampire, Hawker Hunter F1, Hawker Sea Hawk, Westland Whirlwind and BAe Harrier.
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In the early 19th Century, Conwy was one of the most important pearl fisheries in Britain, with over 4 kilos of pearls sent to London jewellers each week.
Located at Betws-y-Coed adjacent to the main station, the Conwy Valley Railway Museum is a must for all railway enthusiasts.