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North Wales History & Heritage

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Portmeirion Village

Portmeirion Village

Portmeirion Village and Gardens on the shores of Snowdonia makes a magical day out for all the...

Chirk Castle

Chirk Castle

Planning on visiting the amazing Chirk Castle?...If so, click here to get the latest information...

Copper Kingdom

Copper Kingdom

The "Copper Kingdom" refers to the area of Amlwch in Anglesey, North Wales which once had the...

Nantclwyd y Dre

Nantclwyd y Dre

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

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  1. Yr Ysgwrn

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Blaenau Ffestiniog

    Yr Ysgwrn can mean different things for different people. Previous visitors have been inspired to visit Hedd Wyn’s home for various reasons, be it to see the Bardic Chairs, learn about sustainable farming or simply to experience what life would be...

  2. 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.

  3. Add Corris Craft Centre to your Itinerary

    Corris Craft Centre

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    Craft Centre

    Machynlleth

    Home to 9 Craft Studios, the resident designer-makers and many opportunities for hands-on and fun activities. Make a day of it and enjoy the visitor attractions which also start from the Craft Centre: King Arthur's Labyrinth, Corris Mine Explorers...

  4. Tan y Ddraig Ceramic Cafe pottery painting

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    Craft Workshop

    Llanberis, Caernarfon

    Tân y Ddraig (Dragon's Fire) is a ceramic café based in Llanberis, Caernarfon, North wales. Ideal for Kids' Holiday Activities, Birthday Parties, Hen Parties, Team Building and much more… Suitable for all ages from 0 to 100! We have lots of hints...

  5. Add Nantclwyd y Dre Gardens to your Itinerary

    Nantclwyd y Dre Gardens

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    Garden

    Ruthin

    15th Century Timber Hall House and newly restored walled gardens dating for Medieval times.

    Features such as the rose pergola, nuttery, and flowery meads demonstrate the gardens; histrois uses - for medicine, cooking and sensory pleasure. The...

  6. Add Portmadog Maritime Museum to your Itinerary

    Portmadog Maritime Museum

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    Museum

    Porthmadog

    Porthmadog lies on the northern shores of Cardigan Bay on the west coast of the United Kingdom. It has a long maritime history going back to the days when the district was remote and transport was easier by sea.

    The museum, situated in the last...

  7. Add Bodelwyddan Castle to your Itinerary

    Bodelwyddan Castle

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    Museum

    Rhyl

    Family fun - collections from 3 national museums, exhibitions, events, extensive grounds, interactive exhibits, Victorian toys and games room, house quiz and free audio guide.

  8. Add Ruthin Gaol to your Itinerary

    Ruthin Gaol

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    Historic Site

    Denbighshire, Ruthin

    Explore Ruthin Gaol - one of North Wales' most fascinating buildings. From 1654 to 1916 thousands of prisoners - men, women and children, innocent and guilty passed through its gates. Now it's your turn!

  9. Add Afonwen Craft & Antique Centre to your Itinerary

    Afonwen Craft & Antique Centre

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    Craft Centre

    Mold, Caerwys

    Largest craft and antique centre in North Wales. Located at the foot of the Clwydian Ranges we are 5 minutes from the A55 @ jnt 31. See a visiting crafts person at work. We have an amazing collection of antiques, vintage & modern furniture & home...

  10. 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...

  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 Portmeirion Village to your Itinerary

    Portmeirion Village

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    Garden

    Penrhyndeudraeth, Portmeirion

    Portmeirion Village and Gardens on the shores of Snowdonia makes a magical day out for all the family. Shops, cafes, beaches and woodland walks.

  13. Add Pensychnant Nature Conservation Centre to your Itinerary

    Pensychnant Nature Conservation Centre

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    Nature Reserve

    Conwy

    Pensychnant House & Estate is managed as a nature reserve and conservation centre: 120 acres of heaths & woods, spring birds, rare moths, guided walks, talks and other events. Wildlife art exhibiton by Philip Snow, Betty Mills plus others.

  14. Add Great Orme Copper Mines to your Itinerary

    Great Orme Copper Mines

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    Mine

    Llandudno

    Uncovered in 1987 during a scheme to landscape an area of the the Great Orme, the copper mines discovered below the ground represent one of the most astounding archaeological discoveries of recent time.

  15. Anglo Welsh Waterway Holidays

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    Boat Trip

    Pontcysyllte, Llangollen

    The Anglo Welsh base at Trevor has day boats available for hire from just £99 per day for up to 10 passengers. Suitable for novices to the experienced hirer, the day boats have all the facilities you require for the perfect day out.

  16. Add Black Country Metal Works to your Itinerary

    Black Country Metal Works

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    Craft Workshop

    Oswestry

    Our showroom is a labyrinth of beautiful metal work, the largest and most varied range throughout the UK, with a wide range of products on display.

  17. Add Gwefr heb Wifrau / Wireless in Wales to your Itinerary

    Gwefr heb Wifrau / Wireless in Wales

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    Museum

    Dinbych

    Gwefr Heb Wifrau - Wireless in Wales is a small radio museum with an emphasis on the history of Broadcasting in Wales, the influence of broadcasting on our national identity and the contribution of the Welsh to the development of wireless technology...