St Davids Bishop’s Palace

Opening times

1 November 2018 - 28 February 2019

Monday - Saturday 10.00am - 4.00pm

Sunday 11.00am - 4.00pm

Last admission 30 minutes before closing

Closed 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January

1 March - 30 June 2019
Daily 9.30am - 5.00pm
Last admission 30 minutes before closing

For yearly opening times please click 'View all visitor information'
1 July - 31 August 2019
Daily 9:30am–6pm
Last admission 30 minutes before closing

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

Admission costs

Adult - £4.00
Family - £11.60*
Member - Am ddim/Free 
Disabled and companion - Am ddim/Free

Student and children under 16 - £2.40

Senior Citizen - £3.20

*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

Baby changing Cycle stands Disabled access Exhibition Gift shop No smoking Charging car park Picnic tables Portable induction loop Toilets
  • 01437 720517
  • A toilet is available for users with a disability and limited mobility
  • 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.
  • This site is registered on the No Fly Drone website     http://www.noflydrone

Further information


Disabled visitor and companion admitted free.
Mostly level with some gentle slopes. Access throughout ground floor level is good. Paths around the courtyard, surfaced with bedded gravel are wheelchair/buggy friendly.
Steps down to undercrofts/vaults. First floor accessible via flights of steps.  
Principal car park (Merivale) is a short walk along surfaced road, with some slopes. (approx. 300 metres) 
Approx. space for 100 cars and several disabled car spaces. 
Parking outside monument is not restricted but becomes very busy, particularly during school holidays and on Sundays. However, it can be used as a drop off point.

Enjoying your visit

Picnic tables and benches available 
Temporary toilets located on site, ground floor level
Male, female and disabled (ramped) unit
Induction loop available