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image for Children's Activity Event item typeGower Calligraphy at Oxwich Castle (Cadw)

  • Visit Wales VAQAS
  • Cadw Welsh Government

Children's Activity Event, Thu 30 May 2019

Children's Activity Event

Children's Activity Event


See a demonstration of calligraphy using materials and techniques appropriate to the Tudor period. Learn about quill cutting, preparation of paints and ink, and illuminated letters. Create your own artwork and try your hand at calligraphy. Learn about the uses of hand written documents and books in an age when printing was becoming increasingly established

On going drop-in sessions throughout the day.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsGift shopPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 30 May 2019 11:00 to 16:00


Normal admission prices apply.

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Events at this Venue

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Sun 21 Apr Easter Trail
Mon 22 Apr Shipwrecks and Death!
Sun 5 - Mon 6 May Wing of Wales Falconry
Mon 27 May Meet the Forest Archer
Thu 30 May Gower Calligraphy





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Map reference: SS 497862  Lat: 51.55475 Long: -4.16817

A4118, 11 miles south west of Swansea (in Oxwich village).

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 14 miles from Swansea station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups