Cardiff, United Kingdom

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Guarantee your entry to a site with more than 2,000 years of history by buying an admission ticket to Cardiff Castle in advance. Ideal for families and independent travelers, your entrance pass takes you on a self-guided tour of the castle’s historic chambers such as the Banqueting Hall and Library. Additional tours, including in-depth looks at the Clock Tower and House, are available at your own expense.
  • Entrance ticket to Cardiff Castle including audio guide
  • Ideal for families, history buffs, and independent travelers
  • Take a self-guided tour of the 2,000-year-old fortress
  • See highlights such as the Library, the Banqueting Hall, and the Victorian apartments
  • Valid between 9am and 4pm in winter, 5pm in summer
Make your own way to Cardiff Castle, located in the center of the city, between the hours of 9am and 5pm or 6pm, depending on the time of year.

On arrival, you’ll receive your audio guide and learn about the 2,000-year-old history of the fortress, which was transformed into a gilded fantasy by an eccentric architect in the 19th century.

Hear about how the castle was used as an air raid shelter during World War II, and feast your eyes on opulent rooms such the Banqueting Hall and the Library. From the clock tower, you’ll be able to absorb panoramic views of Cardiff.

Around two hours is recommended to enjoy all of the castle’s highlights, however your ticket grants you access to the fortress for as long as you like.


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, May 2018

The view from inside was amazing. It was a relaxing stroll - a nice escape in the middle of the city.

, Dec 2017

This is a tour well worth taking.Some of the rooms in the living quarters are as beautiful as rooms I have seen in the winter palace in St Petersburg.

, Oct 2017

Was well worth seeing

, Jul 2017

This is a wonderful example of a castle and amazingly it's in the heart of a thriving city.

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