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Easter Holidays

25
March
03
April

The daffodils around the Keep are beginning to emerge, a sure sign that spring is here as Cardiff Castle gears up for a busy Easter break. Special additional activities for the school holidays include an Easter-themed trail around the site. Don’t forget that included in the admission price is a children’s audio tour of the site plus the children’s activity area with dressing-up costumes, arts and crafts and a puppet theatre where you can perform your own show.


Friday 25 March – Sunday 3 April

(Please note: on 26th March the Castle will open at 4.30pm, last entry at 6.30pm and will close at 7pm.)   

Easter Trail

Clues around the site will help you solve the puzzle which will lead to a special Easter prize.

 

 

 

Tickets: Normal admission or a valid Castle Key plus £1 per trail including a prize.      


 

Easter Sunday 27 March & Easter Monday 28 March 

Easter Fun 

10am – 5pm

Take the chance to ‘Meet the Knights’ with ‘The Warwick Warriors’ and see them in action. Egg rolling, egg decorating and egg & spoon races will be part of this year’s fun themed day.    

 

Time

Event

11.00

Egg Rolling

12.00

Combat Display - Meet The Knights

13.00

Egg & Spoon

14.00

Archery Display - Meet The  Knights

15.00

Combat Display - Meet The Knights

16.00

Egg Rolling

16.30

Egg & Spoon

 

Egg Decorating - please pre-book as there is limited availability and a charge of £5 for 1 child & 1 adult; £2.50 per additional person    

Session Times

10.15

11.30

13.15

 

Normal admission applies. Free entry to Castle Key holders and Season Ticket holders.    


Friday April 1

Warrior School

An exclusive opportunity for children to learn how to sword fight under the expert tuition of The Warwick Warriors. This special sword school is held indoors in the atmospheric Undercroft. 

Sessions: Limited availability - please book in advance to ensure a place.

Sessions: Limited availability - please book in advance to ensure a place.

10.15-11.00

5 - 9 yrs (Mini Warrior School)

11.15-12.00

5 - 9 yrs (Mini Warrior School)

12.15-13.30

10 and over (Warrior School)

14.15-15.00

5 - 9 yrs (Mini Warrior School)

 

Mini Warrior School (age 5- 9) - lasts 45 mins

Ticket price: £7.50 ( 1 adult & 1 child); additional adult: £2.50; additional child: £5.00

Warrior School  (age 10 and over) - lasts 75 mins

Ticket price: £10.00 (1 adult & 1 child); additional adult: £2.50; additional child: £7.50       

 

Please note children must be accompanied by an adult. Not suitable for under 5s.

 


 

 

Saturday 2 April – Sunday 3 April  

Meet The Knights 

Follow the knights back in time to the days of gallantry, valour and daring escapades.  On the journey, watch the armour, archery and combat displays with ‘The Warwick Warriors’   and enjoy the spell-binding storytelling sessions with Dylan Adams.  Come in costume, be part of the quest, and make it your own medieval adventure.

Combat displays: 12pm & 3pm

Archery display: 2pm ( weather permitting) 

Normal admission applies. Free entry to Castle Key holders and Season Ticket holders.

 

Call 029 2087 8100 or visit our Ticket Office to book your tickets.