A typically Welsh castle with a characteristic D-shaped tower, probably built by Llywelyn ap Gruffudd ('the Last') after 1257.
1 April 2017 - 31 March 2018
Daily 10.00am - 4.00pm
Last admission 30 minutes before closing
Closed 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January
For yearly opening times please click 'View all visitor information'
Family - Am ddim/Free
Senior citizens, students and children under 16 - Am ddim/Free
Disabled and companion - Am ddim/Free
Facilities and information
- Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult
- Dogs on leads welcome
- No smoking
- Cadw do not allow drone flying from or over its guardianship sites, except by contractors commissioned for a specific purpose, who satisfy stringent CAA criteria, have the correct insurances and are operating under controlled conditions.
Postcode CH5 3BZ
Road 1m (1.6km) NW of Ewloe, 2m (3.2km) NW of Hawarden, off A55. Hawarden 13/4m (2.8km)
For further information, please contact: Traveline Cymru on 0871 200 2233 or National Rail Enquiries on 08457 48 49 50.