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  • Visit Wales VAQAS
  • Cadw Welsh Government

Castle, £5.20-£7.95

Caerphilly Castle

Caerphilly Castle

Details

Caerphilly, covering 30 acres (12.2ha), is one of the greatest surviving castles in the medieval Western world. It was a highpoint in medieval defensive architecture with its massive gatehouses and water features.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedGift shopPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Children welcomeDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)

Disabled visitors can be dropped off by car at the main entrance. A toilet is available for users with a disability and limited mobility

Opening Details

Open all the time

1 November 2016 - 28 February 2017 Monday to Saturday 10.00am - 4.00pm, Sunday 11.00am - 4.00pm
Closed 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January
1 March - 30 June 2017: 9.30am - 5.00pm.
1 July - 31 August 2017: 9.30am - 6.00pm.
Last admission 30 minutes before closing

Prices

Prices valid until March 2018
Adult - £7.95
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children under 16) - £23.70
Senior citizens, students and children under 16 - £5.20
Children under 5 - Free

Events at this Venue

date event
Mon 30 Oct - Wed 28 Feb Dare to meet the Cadw Dragons

Contact

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Directions

Plan route to Caerphilly Castle using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: ST 153870  Lat: 51.57586 Long: -3.22281

A468 (from Newport), M4 (J32), A470, A469 (from Cardiff).Exit M4 Junction 32. Take A470 or A469 and follow signs for Caerphilly.
By Bus: Opposite, Caerphilly/Islwyn No 26, Cardiff-Caerphilly/Tredegar
By Bike: NCN Route No.4 (200m/220 yards).

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Caerphilly station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)

Disabled visitors can be dropped off by car at the main entrance. A toilet is available for users with a disability and limited mobility