Castell Coch

Glamorgan, Wales

City/Town/Village: Taff's Well
District: Caerdydd - Cardiff
County: Glamorgan
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5356, -3.25429
Postcode: CF15 7JS
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the castle)

Owner

Cadw

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Castell Coch


Late nineteenth-century 'fairytale'-style castle, built on medieval remains, designed for the third marquess of Bute by William Burges. Lavishly decorated and furnished in the Victorian Gothic style; a Romantic vision of the Middle Ages. OS map 171: ST 131826

Site exhibition, parking, toilets, cafe, shop, guidebook, baby changing facilities.

Adult - £3.60, Concession - £3.20, Family - £10.40
Entry is free for Welsh residents aged 60 and over or 16 and under who have a valid pass. To find out how to get one please go to the free entry scheme page.

Opening times 
01.11.09 - 31.03.10: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 16.00, Sunday 11.00 - 16.00
01.04.10 - 30.06.10: Monday - Sunday 9.30 - 17.00
01.07.10 - 31.08.10: Monday - Sunday 9.30 - 18.00
01.09.10 - 31.10.10: Monday - Sunday 9.30 - 17.00
01.11.10 - 28.02.11: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 16.00, Sunday 11.00 - 16.00
01.03.11 - 31.03.11: Monday - Sunday 9.30 - 17.00

Closed for conservation work 01.01.11 - 28.01.11 inclusive


Further Information:
Most sites are closed on 24, 25 and 26 December and 1 January. Full details are available from Cadw Site Operations Unit, tel. 01443 336000. Last admission to this site is thirty minutes before closing.



Information from Cadw website


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