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New attraction at Caerphilly Castle — now open!

Get ready for Wales’s biggest historic adventure!

Are you daring enough to brave a cave of real, Welsh Dragons? 

Adventure awaits at Caerphilly Castle, with new family attractions now open to visitors!

Cadw’s Castles Alive! campaign has seen Wales’s largest medieval fortress become even bigger and better with the installation of the Dragons’ Lair.

The epic transformation is all part of a £9.5m Welsh Government investment to enhance visitor experience at Wales’s captivating sites over the next three years. 

The mystical Dragons’ Lair offers a new home for everyone’s favourite family of Welsh Dragons, allowing visitors to peer inside and experience the beasties’ epic tale, choreographed to a enchanting audio-visual display complete with dramatic lighting, smoke and snarls.

Other on-site, family friendly activities include the ‘Little Dragons’ mobile game and the Caerphilly Castle Quest.

So, are you ready for Wales’s biggest historic adventure? Head to Caerphilly Castle for an unforgettable day of myths, legends and magic.