Kidwelly Castle

Kidwelly is everything a castle should be - Steep earthworks, high towers, tall walls and a great gatehouse which took at least a century to complete.

Venue Type:

Castle or defences

Opening hours

March to June: 9:30am - 5pm. July & August: 9:30am - 6pm. September & October: 9:30am - 5pm. November to February, Mon - Sat: 10am - 4pm. Sun: 11am - 4pm

Admission charges

Adults - £3.50, Family £10.10, Consession - £3.10

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Festival of Archaeology - 900 years of Kidwelly

  • 26 — 27 July 2015 11am-4pm

Join us for a fun, family-friendly Festival of Archaeology event.

Join the Custodian on a guided tour to discover their favourite places around the castle and hear about some of the secrets the ancient walls keep.

All activities are free of charge.


Kidwelly Castle
Castle Street
SA17 5BQ




01554 890104

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