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WHY VISIT CARDIFF CASTLE?
A UNIQUE DAY OUT…
Cardiff Castle is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Wales with a unique opportunity to explore almost 2000 years of incredible history, from Roman times to the present day, all in one place.
Climb the mighty Norman Keep and see our replica trebuchet. Marvel at the Castle Apartments, created for one of the world’s richest men. Discover the Roman remains and Chariot Corner. Explore the Firing Line military museum and experience the Wartime Shelters. Enjoy a scenic stroll along the Battlement Walks, then relax in the Castle’s café and browse the gift shop.
FREE AUDIO GUIDE
Download the FREE Cardiff Castle app on your smartphone or tablet and follow our self-guided walking tour entirely at your own pace. At each of the numbered information points, listen to the Castle’s fascinating history narrated by BBC newsreader, Huw Edwards.
NEW - BLACK TOWER TALES
Local Welsh hero Llywelyn Bren’s medieval struggle against the oppressive Sherriff of Glamorgan is the subject of ‘Black Tower Tales,’ an immersive new family attraction at Cardiff Castle.