North Wales Heritage : Places & Museums


Conwy

Places

  • Aberconwy House
    Well preserved 14th Century Merchant's House
  • Conwy Castle
    Imposing castle with impressive rampart views
  • Conwy Suspension Bridge
    Telford's 1826 structure, one of the first road suspension bridges in the world
  • Gwydir Castle
    Grade I Listed Tudor mansion and garden with 1640s panelled dining room intact
  • New York Cottages
    1840s quarry workers' cottages and small museum
  • Plas Mawr
    Extensive and fascinating Tudor Merchant's House
  • Ty Mawr Wybrnant

Museums

Denbighshire

Places

Museums

  • Llangollen Museum
    Slightly quirky but informative and packed with exhibits. Worth a look

Flintshire

Places

Gwynedd

Places

  • Cae'r Gors
    Grade II listed quarryman's cottage; childhood home of Welsh author Kate Roberts.Very limited opening
  • Caernarfon Castle
    Imposing castle overlooking impressively intact walled town
  • Penrhyn Castle
    Opulent 19th Century mansion and gardens built from the profits of sugar, slavery and slate. Extensive art collection and railway museum add interest
  • Segontium
    Remains of a Roman Fort at edge of the town
  • Sygun Copper Mine

Museums

Wrexham

Places

  • Chirk Castle
    The reification of Medieval Marcher Lord power in a building and estate
  • Erddig
    Excellent house, park & walled garden

Museums

Yns Môn

Places

Museums