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As there isn't much there, it's not worth making the effort to go unless you're just passing. It is free to go in, but there is only one wall standing, plus there are several interactive information posts, but they are broken!
Entry to the castle is free and as many have already said there’s really only one wall of the original castle left, but there’s lots of historic information available so it is well worth a short visit.
We spent under an hour and that was...More
While Carmarthen castle has an impressive history there’s not actually that much left to explore. The most impressive remain are the large gatehouse which you can climb up using a modern staircase. There is a small visitor centre where the staff are really friendly telling...More
Great place to visit, lots to see and you can virtual walk around the whole place.
A great museum and visual section.
Beautiful grounds and the town is great to walk round after.
Lots of steep and narrow stairs but that’s expected in a castle....More
If you are ever in the town centre of Carmarthen, I would recommend taking a look around the ruins. As you go through the gate in the photo, you will find the tourist information building with the old jail behind. There is a tower filled...More
There is not a lot of castle left ,but reading the story's of the pop up figures dotted round you find how hard life was for the Welch people years ago. Good view of the river from top and excellent tourist information office,the staff are...More
Not much remains of Carmarthen Castle, Cromwell and his boys saw to that, but there are interesting bits in it, not least as it was used as the County Jail for a number of years. Make sure you climb the stairs to the top of...More