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A photo of a skeleton found by archaeologists at St Patrick's Chapel in Pembrokeshire

Public invited to visit ruined chapel site on Pembrokeshire beach where archaeologists have discovered dozens of skeletons

Tours throughout the day are being offered at St Patrick's Chapel in May, where archaeologists have found almost 50 skeletons dating from the 7th to 11th centuries.

A photo of a gold ring found by archaeologists in Pembroke, Wales

Kings, martyrs and angels: The gold and silver medieval rings discovered by detectorists in Wales

See the late medieval and Renaissance gold and silver rings which are the latest discoveries to be declared treasure in Wales.

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A Dragon Robber with a missing foot: Brothers discover UK's oldest Jurassic dinosaur on Welsh beach

A dinosaur known as the Welsh Dragon that was found on a beach near Penarth has been reunited with one of its missing feet and named in honour of the fossil hunters who unearthed it.

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The best exhibitions to see in Wales in 2016

What's spring got in store for Wales in 2016? Culture24 brings you the top picks of Welsh exhibitions for the coming year.

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Object of the Week: "Stig", the huge fossil from a swamp in Wales 300 million years ago

This week we bring you the huge star exhibit of an exhibition in Wrexham which is the first to tell the tale of a Swamp Land in Wales 300 million years ago.

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National Museum Cardiff lines up major Treasures and Adventures in Archaeology exhibition

Treasures, fakes, explorers and fictional adventurers all feature as National Museum Cardiff lines up a major exhibition exploring some of the most spectacular archaeological finds of the last two......

A photo of a piece of silver archaeological treasure found in Wales against a black backdrop

Late medieval artefact found in Llanbadoc declared as treasure, could have belonged to knight

A Welsh or English knight could have owned a sword from more than 300 years ago found by a metal detectorist near the River Usk.

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Archaeologists find horse skull, tobacco pipes and ceramics at site of medieval King's defences in Wales

Archaeologists excavating a complex of defences built by King Edward I in 1277 have found the skeletal remains of a horse, ceramics, glass and clay tobacco pipes within a ditch.

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The best art exhibitions to see in Wales during 2015

From scratch video pioneer George Barber to John Piper's Mountains of Wales, we give you Culture24's constantly updated guide to the best exhibitions to see in Wales in 2015.

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