Pembroke and Monkton Local History Society

The society was formed in 2009 and is dedicated to raising the awareness of local history and preserving the memory for future generations. It arranges talks and outings, and organises public events and runs Pembroke Museum. It also takes exhibitions and displays to community events, carries out research, scans photographs and records people's memories.

For further details, see the society's website:


HiPoints collection:

Pembroke Town Hall - erected in 1819. Now home to Pembroke Museum and the Pembroke Murals, telling the town's history
Pembroke Clock House - built early 19th century. Cherubs reputedly removed on church-facing side as they were naked!
Old King's Arms Hotel - this ancient building's deeds go back to the 1520s