Doorway to Discovery

Doorway to Discovery

Don't miss your chance to discover history! Enjoy Open Doors events across Wales this September

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Historic Environment Group launches climate change consultation

Historic Environment Group launches climate change consultation

Share your views on how to prepare the historic environment for a changing climate 

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The Castles of the Lords and Princes of Wales

The Castles of the Lords and Princes of Wales

With remains of up to 500 earthwork and stone castles, Wales is truly 'a land of castles'.

Discover Wales's past...
Cadw Board Recruitment of Chair and Non-Executive Members

Cadw Board Recruitment of Chair and Non-Executive Members

Would you like to be involved in helping shape the long-term future of Cadw?

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Our sites need you

Our sites need you

We are looking for volunteers at some of our sites, to help the visitor experience and bring our sites to life!

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Cadw is the Welsh Government's historic environment service working for an accessible and well-protected historic environment for Wales. Find out more

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Places to visit and things to do

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Find a castle

There are so many historic places to visit. Go to our interactive map find somewhere great to visit near you.

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Site highlights

Conwy Castle

Heritage Tourism Project 

The Heritage Tourism Project, which is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund, has brought heritage sites across Wales to life.

See the HTP section for more information
Open Doors

Open Doors

Offer visitors the chance to explore your special property and find hidden gems yourself this year.

Castles Alive!

Castles Alive!

The secret’s out — an epic summer of adventure, myth and magic awaits at Wales’s largest castle...

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