Castles Alive!

Caerphilly Castle Maze 
Caerphilly Castle Maze 
Caerphilly Castle Artist Impression
Caerphilly Castle Artist Impression
The Cadw Dragon's Tale
The Cadw Dragon's Tale
Dragon Tales and Games
Dragon Tales and Games
Castles Alive!
Castles Alive!

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 planning permission submitted for a series of epic new attractions at Caerphilly Castle.

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...