Criccieth Castle

Opening times

5 November 2018 - 31 March 2019

Wednesday to Saturday 10.00am – 4.00pm

Sunday 11.00am – 4.00pm

Last admission 30 minutes before closing

Closed 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January

Monday and Tuesday free entry

Wednesday to Sunday normal admission prices apply

For yearly opening times please click 'View all visitor information'

1 April - 31 October 2019
Daily 10.00am - 5.00pm

Last admission 30 minutes before closing

For yearly opening times please click 'View all visitor information'

Admission costs

Adult - £5.50
Family - £16.00*
Member - Am ddim/Free
Disabled and companion - Am ddim/Free

Student and children under 16 - £3.30

Senior Citizen - £4.40

*Admits 2 adults and up to 3 children under 16

All children under 5 receive free entry.

Prices valid until March 2019

Facilities and information

Cycle stands Car park Dogs welcome Exhibition Gift shop No smoking Portable induction loop Toilets Video presentation
  • 01766 522227
  • Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult
  • Dogs on leads welcome
  • No smoking
  • A toilet is available for users with a disability and limited mobility
  • 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.
  • This site is registered on the No Fly Drone website

Further information


Disabled visitor and companion admitted free
Access from visitor centre up to the castle is up a very steep concrete path with many steps (approx. 100 metres)
Wheelchairs are restricted to visitor centre only
On street parking available nearby. Local authority pay and display available near the beach (approx. 300 metres)
There is a disabled visitors toilet

Enjoying your visit

Buggy and pram access is possible but very difficult to negotiate
Benches available