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Abergavenny Museum and Castle

Castle Street, Abergavenny NP7 5EE, Wales
+44 1873 854282
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A gem and well worth a visit, I minute from the high street

FREE! What a very very good place to goofball the family. Punic, children trail, lovely grounds... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Wedding champagne reception

Abergavenny Castle provided a perfect backdrop for post ceremony Champagne and canapes and unique... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Newport, United Kingdom
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Castle Street, Abergavenny NP7 5EE, Wales
+44 1873 854282
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Reviewed 2 days ago

FREE! What a very very good place to goofball the family. Punic, children trail, lovely grounds and castle, xcellent maintenance, PLUS a brilliant museum, all FREE. An absolute must.

Thank grandinio
Reviewed 1 week ago

Abergavenny Castle provided a perfect backdrop for post ceremony Champagne and canapes and unique wedding photographs

Thank lisajune2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We never actually got inside the castle grounds. We had our dog Molly and weren't allowed. As responsible dog owners we find it hard that in this day and age we aren't allowed in this type of place. I don't blame the facility and those...More

Thank Sue63D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This imposing castle is impressive and well worth visiting as is the castle's museum located in the hunting lodge built in 1819 on top of the motte. I could appreciate the claim made on the well positioned information panels located around the castle site that...More

2  Thank Rhys J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the many Norman castles in Wales. Not easy to see from the main road but easily accessed from the town with parking either at the castle itself or in the town short stay car park. Worth a visit, yes. Worth a detour....no.

Thank Calum M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well presented for a ruined castle with lots of explanatory notices around the site. The museum has a good exhibition of local rural home life in the area

Thank finian29
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent cheap day out (Free parking nearby & free entry) for the family. Very informative information boards that helps take you back in time. The ruins were quite fun to visit but it didn't take much time at all - This isn't suitable as a...More

Thank JmTng
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited these ruins in the morning before museum opened. easy poking , good signage boards around the castle walls and towers gave a good understanding of what and why. Well worth a visit, no charges !!

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a lovely museum, great for kids plenty to keep them occupied with fancy dress and colouring in. Great displays and loved the Anderson air raid shelter. Not buggy accessible due to stone steps inside but can carry baby or put in a sling....More

Thank elly_elli
Reviewed 11 July 2017

a place to chill the Museum is class and the grounds are lovely and the best thing it free then you can go around the town were there cafes pubs and a nice park enjoy

Thank lynd0nj0hn
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