Caernarfon Castle

Caernarfon Castle


Mighty Caernarfon is the most famous of Wales' castles, built over 800 years ago. Its sheer scale and commanding presence easily set it apart from the rest. This is where the investiture of Prince Charles took place in 1969.

Watch history come alive with imaginative exhibitions located within the towers.

Visit the castle website

What makes it special

  • Be impressed by this brute of a fortress
  • Not just a fortress, but a palace as well

Opening times

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Hostels nearby

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Caernarfon Castle

Caernarfon, Gwynedd, LL55 2AY

Map references

OS Map: 115

OS Grid Ref: SH477626

Lat/Lng: 53.139525, -4.27686

Contact information

Email: [email protected]

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