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Surrounded by beautiful parklands on one side and a modern metropolis on the other, Cardiff Castle is truly the city’s historic heart. From Roman occupation, through Norman conquest, Victorian transformation and even the terrors of World War 2; this Castle has survived the centuries and evolved with them in a fashion that few others can claim.

See & Do

A ticket to Cardiff Castle is a gateway to almost 2000 years of history, from Roman times right up to the second world war. Step inside and explore this fascinating site, including the mighty Norman Keep and lavish Victorian apartments.

Times & Prices

Cardiff Castle is open to visitors 7 days a week all year round, with a few exceptions. Find out more about our ticket prices, including the Annual Pass and how you can get your own Castle Key!

Public Square

Visitors to the city centre are welcome to come in and enjoy the open air space of the Castle green, free of charge. Grab a bite at the Keep Terrace kitchen & bar or pick up a souvenir at the gift shop.



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