Castles Alive!

Castles Alive!
Castles Alive!
Dragons' Lair 
Dragons' Lair 

Get ready to see Cadw castles come to life with epic new attractions and unmissable events!

Everyone knows that Wales's castles are 'alive' with history but did you know that they are brimming with modern life too?

It's true, Wales is the land of medieval castles — and more people are visiting them than every before!

So this summer, we’re saying a big “diolch” to visitors who have played a part in protecting our historic sites, with hundreds of events on offer at castles across Wales and a series of epic new attractions opening at Caerphilly Castle this August.

So, grab your sword, bring bucket loads of imagination and find your nearest castle. Now's your chance to step back in time.

Here's just a taster of what's in store at our captivating sites this season...