Caerphilly Castle

Wales History Map

Explore 12 fascinating themes and discover incredible sites with Cadw’s online Wales History Map.

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A family at Kidwelly Castle.


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Rising from ruins: Segontium Roman Fort

Welsh History Month 2015

Did you miss Welsh History Month? Experts from Cadw wrote essays on a range of enthralling topics — and you can access them all from our website.

See the list of articles by Cadw’s experts

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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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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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
Help, Advice and Grants

Help, Advice and Grants

Visit our help, advice and grants pages to find out more about looking after your historic property.

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Pete Fowler comics

Pack your imagination

Take a look back at some of the fun things Cadw had to offer this summer — such as impressive Lego videos, creative colouring-in sheets and comics by acclaimed artist Pete Fowler.

Visit the Fun section for the full list of activities

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Harlech Castle

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