Harlech Castle enters the record books for the longest siege in UK history; the song "Men of Harlech" is inspired; Queen Margaret of Anjou shelters within the mighty walls ... all this during the War of the Roses.
Step back in time and discover what life was truly like in the 1460s, when members of the Wythe Retinue take you back to the War of the Roses.
Dates, times and prices
25 May - 27 May 2019
11.00am - 4.00pm
Adult - £7.30
Family - £21.20*
Member - Am ddim / free
Disabled and companion - Am ddim / free
Student and children under 16 - £4.40
Senior Citizen - £5.80
*Admits 2 adults and up to 3 children under 16
Facilities and information
- 01766 780552
- 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 Drones website http://www.noflydrones.co.uk
Postcode LL44 2YH
Road A496 from Barmouth, A487/A496 from Porthmadog.
Rail 200m/220yards, Shrewsbury-Machynlleth/Pwllheli route.
Bus 150m/170yards, route No 38 + 39 (No 2 on Sunday), Barmouth-Harlech/Porthmadog. www.visitharlech.wales/harlech-hoppa
Bike NCN Route No.8 On route.
For further information, please contact: Traveline Cymru on 0800 464 0000 or National Rail Enquiries on 03457 48 49 50. www.visitharlech.wales/harlech-hoppa