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Nantclwyd y Dre

Nantclwyd y Dre

Wales' oldest timbered town house, recently restored to reflect 7 periods of its history and…

Conwy Town Walls

Conwy Town Walls

Conwy is a town rich in history dominated by its 13th-century castle built by Edward I. The walled…

St Cwyfan's Church

St Cwyfan's Church

On the outskirts of Holyhead is the most recognizable church on Anglesey, St Cwyfan’s Church - The…

Penmon Point Beach

Penmon Point Beach

On the outskirts of Beaumaris town is Penmon Point, a dog friendly beach with a small café. Here…

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  1. Add National Slate Museum Llanberis to your Itinerary

    National Slate Museum Llanberis

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    Museum

    Llanberis

    A living working museum housed in the Industrial Victorian Workshops that once serviced and maintained the enormous Dinorwic slate quarry.

  2. Add Corris Steam Railway & Museum to your Itinerary

    Corris Steam Railway & Museum

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    Steam Railway

    Machynlleth

    In the Heart of the Land of the Little Trains, The Corris Railway is a narrow gauge (2 foot 3 inch) railway whose origins date back to the 1850's.

  3. Add Gladstone's Library to your Itinerary

    Gladstone's Library

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Deeside

    Gladstone's Library is more than just a library. It offers overnight accommodation, conference rooms, Food for Thought cafe and is the national memorial to William Ewart Gladstone, the library's founder.

  4. Add Nantclwyd y Dre to your Itinerary

    Nantclwyd y Dre

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    Historic Site

    Ruthin

    Wales' oldest timbered town house, recently restored to reflect 7 periods of its history and development. Visitors can walk back in time from the 1940's to 1435.

  5. Add Conwy Town Walls to your Itinerary

    Conwy Town Walls

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    Historic Site

    CONWY

    Conwy is a town rich in history dominated by its 13th-century castle built by Edward I. The walled town of Conwy overlooks the estuary of the River Conwy over towards Deganwy. The town is home to one of Wales’ largest recreational boating harbours.…

  6. Roman Baths

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    PRESTATYN

    The Roman Baths at Prestatyn were discovered in 1934 by Mr F. Gilbert Smith a local architect and amateur archaeologist. It is believed the bath house was associated with the Roman fort to the north. The bath house is hidden with a housing estate,…

  7. Add Trefriw Woollen Mills to your Itinerary

    Trefriw Woollen Mills

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    Craft Centre

    Trefriw

    We manufacture traditional Welsh bedspreads, tweeds and travelling rugs. See the weaving and water powered turbine (Monday – Friday except Bank Holidays, mid February – mid December). Shop open all year Monday – Saturday (plus Sundays from Spring…

  8. Add Anglesey Sea Salt Company to your Itinerary

    Anglesey Sea Salt Company

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Brynsiencyn, Llanfairpwllgwyngyll

    Tŷ Halen is home for our hand-harvesting process and 'behind the scenes’ tours and tutored salt tasting. Our saltcote also has a contemporary, design-led gift shop. Open 10am - 5pm daily with tours hourly 11am - 4pm (inclusive) during peak season,…

  9. Add St Cwyfan's Church to your Itinerary

    St Cwyfan's Church

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    Church / Chapel

    TY CROES

    On the outskirts of Holyhead is the most recognizable church on Anglesey, St Cwyfan’s Church - The Church in the Sea.  The 12th century medieval church is perched on a small island called Cribinau. Originally it stood on a peninsula between two…

  10. Add Saorimor to your Itinerary

    Saorimor

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    Craft Centre

    Bangor

    SAORImôr is a registered SAORI Weaving studio. SAORI is a Japanese freestyle approach to handweaving that encourages people to express themselves intuitively. No previous experience is needed. There are no rules and no mistakes! Everything is set up…

  11. Add Royal Welch Fusiliers Regimental Museum to your Itinerary

    Royal Welch Fusiliers Regimental Museum

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    Museum

    Caernarfon

    The Museum is housed in two towers of Caernarfon Castle. In it you will find a wealth of original exhibits, supported by film, sound and models, which tell the story of over 300 years of service by Wales’ oldest infantry regiment, in peacetime and…

  12. Add Penmon Point Beach to your Itinerary

    Penmon Point Beach

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    Lighthouse

    Beaumaris

    On the outskirts of Beaumaris town is Penmon Point, a dog friendly beach with a small café. Here you will find fantastic views of Puffin Island, The Great Orme and Snowdon. Car park is available next to the café.

  13. Add Chirk Castle to your Itinerary

    Chirk Castle

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    Castle / Fort

    Wrexham

    Planning on visiting the amazing Chirk Castle?...If so, click here to get the latest information direct from the official North Wales tourism site!

  14. Add Galeri Caernarfon - Arts Centre to your Itinerary

    Galeri Caernarfon - Arts Centre

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    Arts Centre

    Caernarfon

    Galeri Creative Enterprise, a £7.5m development was officially opened in April 2005 and has been the largest and most ambitious of the trust’s project so far. The opening of Galeri marked a significant development for the arts and creative…

  15. Add St Peter's Square to your Itinerary

    St Peter's Square

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    Historic Site

    RUTHIN

    Perched on top of a hill, all roads into Ruthin seem to lead to St Peter’s Square in the centre. Visitors come here to admire the mix of architectural styles, the excellent specialist shops, and good eating places.St Peter’s Square has more listed…

  16. Add Mary Jones World to your Itinerary

    Mary Jones World

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    Museum

    Gwynedd, Bala

    Mary Jones World is a new state of the art visitor and education centre that tells the story of Mary Jones and Thomas Charles, and the impact of world's best-selling book � on Wales and the world!

  17. Add The Home Front Museum to your Itinerary

    The Home Front Museum

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    Museum

    Conwy, Llandudno

    Experience the Sights and Sounds of Civilian Life during the Second World War at this Unique Indoor Attraction. Take a trip down 'memory lane' and enjoy the nostalgia from 1940s Britain.

  18. Add St Dyfnog’s Holy well to your Itinerary

    St Dyfnog’s Holy well

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    Historic Site

    DENBIGH

    St Dyfnog’s Holy well is also nearby, though it is a very simple site today, the well was said to have been lined with marble in the 18th century, with statues arranged around the outside, and there were changing rooms for pilgrims so they could…

  19. Add Rhyl Library, Museum and Arts Centre to your Itinerary

    Rhyl Library, Museum and Arts Centre

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    Museum

    Denbighshire, Rhyl

    Situated opposite the White Rose Shopping Centre Rhyl Library, Museum and Arts Centre displays a history of the town and its people.

  20. Add Gwrych Castle Preservation Trust to your Itinerary

    Gwrych Castle Preservation Trust

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    Castle / Fort

    Abergele

    Local history claims that the first castle at Gwrych was built by the Normans in the 12th century. It was seized by the Welsh prince Rhys ap Gruffydd (the Lord Rhys) of Deheubarth in about 1170 who then rebuilt the timber castle in stone. This…