Looking for a family day out with a difference? Cadw offers a range of exciting places to explore near you.
We've got some of the best castles in the world in Wales and some of the most beautiful ones too. We have abbeys, churches and chapels and some of the most atmospheric ancient monuments that visitors have been seeking out for thousands of years.
We have monuments that remind us of Wales’s proud heritage as one of the first industrial nations in the world and sites that tell the stories of the medieval Welsh princes.
And now we’re joining these stories up so that you can find out more about the rich history of Wales and what makes it special and unique for all of us. We’ll keep you posted with progress.
Latest eventsAll events
Maps and Itineraries
Passionate about heritage but unsure where to visit? To help you plan the perfect day out we have an interactive map containing all Cadw sites, itineraries for you to follow — and regional pages for other local attractions!Find out more
An Explorer Pass gives you free entry to over 30 great castles and historic attractions in Cadw’s care. You get the freedom to explore as many attractions as you wish for either 3 in any 7 days, or 7 in any 14 days.Find out more
Wales History Map
Explore Wales like never before! Use our ‘tube-map’ style interactive map to uncover itineraries based on key historic themes.Where will your Welsh adventure take you next?