Legends Live!

Legends Live!

Have you ever attended a medieval wedding party? Or joined a band of fearsome Welsh rebels?
No? Well, you’re in luck. This summer you can do all this and more as Legends Live! comes to seven of Wales’s most iconic castles.

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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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Fairies come out to play

Fairies come out to play

For a magical fairytale experience, visitors to Castell Coch can access the digital fairy-spotting trail on the Cadw app

Find out more about the Castell Coch Fairy Trail here
Congratulations!

Congratulations!

Proud parents Dewi and Dwynwen share their new arrivals with visitors to Cadw sites

Find out where you can follow Dwynwen and her brood over the summer...
Can you catch all our Little Dragons?

Can you catch all our Little Dragons?

Find and collect ten different coloured dragons hiding in the castle grounds though your (magic) phone or tablet screen.

Download the Little Dragons game on the Cadw app and turn on your Bluetooth to begin the magic today!

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.

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Dewi and Dwynwen

Live the Legends

Come face-to-face with mythical beasts, magical characters and real figures from Welsh history this 2017.

Meet Dewi and Dwynwen, and find out more

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Dwynwen — Behind the scenes

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