Caernarfon to host WH:UK conference

Caernarfon to host WH:UK conference

The Castles and Town Walls of King Edward I celebrate 30 years of World Heritage Site status by welcoming delegates from across the UK heritage industry.

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Spectacular fire garden comes to Caernarfon

Spectacular fire garden comes to Caernarfon

Caernarfon will set the night sky ablaze as a fiery performance comes to the town’s castle for the first time on Friday, September 30.

More information on Caernarfon Alight is available here

Dragon to tour Wales

Fancy getting up close and personal to a real Welsh dragon? Well, you're in luck — the colossal dragon is embarking on a grand tour of seven Welsh castles this summer.

Meet the Dragon  
Time for tea?

Time for tea?

Castell Coch’s tea room is now open! Pop into the Edwardian-style tea room for a cuppa and a cake to complete your visit

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Caernarfon Castle

Poppies display at Caernarfon Castle

The Poppies: Weeping Window by Paul Cummins and Tom Piper will be on display at Caernarfon Castle in October 2016

Click here to find out more about the stunning exhibition 

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