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Carmarthen Tourist Information Centre

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Carmarthen Tourist Information Centre
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22 Dec 2017
“Guided tour leaves you in the nick!”
4 Nov 2018
“Closed early when we visited - but information located outside”
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County Hall Old Castle House, Carmarthen SA31 1JP, Wales
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

Unfortunately the Carmarthen Tourist Information Centre has closed early during the October halfterm holiday when we visited, but there were information signs outside near the castle to tell us what we needed to know. Surely a tourist info office could open a ittle longer during...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 923Dan
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Sadly the lady we spoke to didn't exactly seem to know too much. We asked about the Roman amphitheatre to be told she had never been, didn't know exactly where it was and didn't know where best to park as it was under an estate...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Pelupi
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Well despite other reviews we found it easily enough. The man in the office was the best tourist information person I've met. He was so welcoming, friendly and knowledgeable. His infectious enthusiasm for the place grabbed the attention of a rather antisocial 16 year old,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

I was with small children and really didn't appreciate the horrors of previous corporal punishment and executions being pushed. I came for leaflets for pleasant things to do in Carmarthen sometime during the summer (not sure of the date), but left fuming underneath my calm,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank LoveGoodVeganFood
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Towards the end of the excellent evening guided tour, we found ourselves in the old jailhouse. The experience of sitting in the cells was great. There was a brief explanation in the tourist information office at the front of the building. I would highly recommend...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank danfoster40
Reviewed 18 October 2017

This place is well hidden but so worth finding. Lots of info and leaflets, we had a tour of the old gaol really interesting. the staff so helpful (and funny)Rhys was a star. If we had more time would have done a history tour with...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank lottie49
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Pouring with rain we went in for some leaflets regarding attractions in the area, we were welcomed by a very friendly enthusiastic man who was a fountain of knowledge regarding the town and the castle, he even took the time to show us round the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank samsdad84
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Do not let the outside of the office put you off. Go in and exlore life through the ages. Read Victorian news cuttings. Ask a question of the staff and be transported back to the dark ages by the answer. We wanted to go back...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Sillyoldfool
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Came across this tourist information office tucked away under the castle walls. They lady at the desk was sooooo pleasant. Welcomed you in, so accommodating and very helpful. This is attached to the old jail, visit was very informative and there was an interactive screen...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Julie C
Reviewed 4 September 2016

How nice for this tourist information center to be accommodating to our travel schedule. Even though they weren't officially open the morning we visited, staff was there and let us in a few minutes early before we caught our train. And it was the only...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Lisa2184
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