Castell Henllys Iron Age Fort

Castell Henllys Iron Age Fort
Nr Crymych
SA41 3UT




(01239) 891319


(01239) 891319

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Castell Henllys is a prehistoric promontory forts dating to around 600BC, the site of excavations for twenty years and home to several re-constructed thatched Iron Age buildings.

Venue Type:

Castle or defences, Prehistoric site, Archaeological site

Opening hours

25th March - 3rd November
Mon - Sun: 10.00 - 17.00
last tickets: 16.30

Admission charges

Adult: £2.80
Child/OAP: £1.90
Student/unemployed: £1.90 (on production of proof)
Family ticket: £7.50

An Iron Age village re-construction.

Collection details

Archaeology, Social History

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Festival of Archaeology 2014: Celtic adventure

  • 22 — 27 July 2014 *on now

Return to the Iron Age with Merrin and find your inner Celt! Merrin needs strong & willing slaves to help with her chores and to defend the fort! Cook in a Celtic kitchen, help build a new roundhouse, join the ranks of trainee warriors. Can you handle the Iron Age? If you're 7-11 years old, and think you can, the hard work starts at 11:30 & 14.00. The enjoyment costs £2.50 per child + admission. Limited places so booking advisable.


Please check all Festival of Archaeology 2014 event dates, times, booking and admission charges before visiting.