Kidwelly Castle, Carmarthen

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#1 of 16 in Historic Sites in Carmarthenshire
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  • This castle doesn't look very big from the road, and indeed, compared to many other castles in the UK it isn't, but as you walk in it seems to extend. It is unlike most castles I've been to. The rooms...  more »
  • A great place for a family visit with children to learn the history of Wales. I recommend this place for a visit and rest.  more »
  • An atmospheric castle with lots of history to read. Great views if you manage to climb the stairs. Not suitable for disabled people or very young children but for school children it’s a great learning...  more »
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  • Right on our doorstep and it didn't fail to impress. My partner is very keen on history and it's an impressive castle. We visited on bank holiday and there were actors dressed up with all the props and families enjoying the grounds, having picnics on the grass and the children exploring. Overall a lovely little visit.
  • We visited Castle yesterday,as expected very well preserved and superb views over estuary.Well worth a trip and possibly best preserved castle yet,and we have seen numerous examples. However must praise the lady in reception shop,we purchased a small toy dragon in this shop for a little child in our party,but sadly lost this little toy in the village or nearby river walk and she was quite upset. I went back to the shop today to see if toy was possibly handed in but no trace. However the kind lady immediately gave me another free of charge to replace the lost item. Superb customer service and we will visit again soon,thank you very much.
  • Amazing castle, lovely location and the view from the top of the North East Tower is amazing. Loads of rooms to go into. If you understand the way a castle work its an interesting few hours. If you want to know how a castle works take the tour at Pembroke Castle first.
  • Beautifully kept with a small gift shop and ice cream available. No cafe. We had a lovely sunny day so really enjoyed. Nice for children as long as you keep them from climbing some if the high walls .
  • Lovely castle ruins, relatively complete. Quiet, even during school holidays. Good gift shop with friendly and knowledgeable staff
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