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The castle was built by crawshay who was one of the iron masters of the time.Merthyr Tydfil is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
michelle m
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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
ideal for children

when I visited group of school children were going round ( infants), judging by the noise they too... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tmmy25255
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Llanelli
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The castle was built by crawshay who was one of the iron masters of the time.Merthyr Tydfil is steeped in history and the castle houses a museum where memorabilia is on display.It is in middle of a lovely park with a lake,minature railway and childrens...More

Thank michelle m
Reviewed 1 week ago

when I visited group of school children were going round ( infants), judging by the noise they too were enjoying the experience as was myself and sister.There was lots to see and down in the dungeons was quite a surprise. It is slightly dark indoors...More

Thank tmmy25255
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cyfarthfa Castle is situated in the middle of Cyfartha Park, it is full of memorabilia from Merthyrs history with staff to add to the information readily available. The cafe within the castle is also well worth a visit with home made cakes on offer. The...More

Thank pollyandsatch
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely drive up to the castle through the park and into a decent sized car park in front of the castle. Entrance to the caste/museum is very reasonable and the staff very friendly giving advice on the museum etc, The museum is very interesting...More

Thank 2010mustang
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got the lot.easy parking,so much for families, couple's and nice just to sit and take in the beautiful flowers and views. On your own. LOVELY!

Thank allan w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cyfarthfa Castle has been turned into a lovely and pittoresque museum. I have learned a lot about the local history and I enjoyed the various display which makes it ideal for a family trip. Don't be deceived by the entrance as the place is bigger...More

1  Thank Carima A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife planned a walk around the park but decided to first visit the museum located within the beautiful listed building. We are so glad we did as it was absolutely fascinating. We had our four month old son so used the disabled...More

1  Thank Christopher E
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Free entry and plenty of free parking at this lovely park.Feed the ducks on the large lake,take a stroll to the balancing ponds,theres a lovely playpark for the kids (theres also a splash pad and a miniature railway which i believe unfortunately is only open...More

Thank Susiew60
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Fun for all the family had an amazing day. Sun was shining couldn’t ask for anymore we had a lovely time

Thank thallows
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Visit the castle for cultural trip for children, and dungeons cells was lovely visit. Lovely food after and walk around the gardens

Thank Martyn H
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frederickjones
5 August 2018|
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Response from Susiew60 | Reviewed this property |
Yes,we were there last tuesday and both were up and running,in fact i took my grandson on the train twice,not sure who enjoyed it more😃
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Hugheswales
10 May 2018|
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Response from Margaret B | Reviewed this property |
Pentrabach house it’s a premier Inn .
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Graeme J
26 April 2018|
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Response from Gavin M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes, about a 15 min drive..... search brecon steam railway...... it won’t let me post a link......
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