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image for Historic Site item typeSt Lythans Burial Chamber at St Lythans Burial Chamber (Cadw)

  • Cadw Welsh Government

Historic Site, free entry

St Lythans

St Lythans

St Lythans


Known locally as gwal-y-filiast (kennel of the greyhound bitch), this single stone chamber is all that remains of a once much larger burial monument.

Regional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Children welcomeDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

Opening Details

Open all the time

Daily 10.00am - 4.00pm. Closed 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January.
Last admission 30 minutes before closing.


Free entry





At the junction of the A48 & the A4232 west of Cardiff at Culverhouse Cross, take the A4080 south and at the first roundabout take the right turn signed for St Lythans. Continue on this lane; Burial Chamber signed on left.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 5 miles from Waun-Gron Park station


  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed