Cadw hosts over 100 Events to give Visitors a Monumental Summer

Friday 20 July 2012

Step back in time with medieval re-enactments, enjoy Shakespearean plays set in the surroundings of Wales’s most iconic buildings, and discover past cultures and traditions at vibrant open-air music and art festivals.

Raglan Castle

Raglan Castle

Step back in time with medieval re-enactments, enjoy Shakespearean plays set in the surroundings of Wales’s most iconic buildings, and discover past cultures and traditions at vibrant open-air music and art festivals.

As 41% of people in the UK get ready for their ‘staycations’ this summer, Cadw – the Welsh word for ‘keep’ and the organisation that looks after 127 of the country’s monuments – is hosting over 100 events from the beginning of July to the beginning of September to bring Wales’s heritage to life for visitors to explore.

Event highlights are included below and a full list is available at www.cadw.wales.gov.uk/events  

You can also ‘Like’ Cadw on Facebook and follow @CadwWales on Twitter using the hashtag #monumentalsummer to stay up to date.