Chepstow Museum

Chepstow Museum

Overview

Explore the rich and varied past of this ancient town, once an important port and market centre.

Hostels nearby

Chepstow Museum

Chepstow, NP16 5EZ

Map references

OS Grid Ref: ST535942

Lat/Lng: 51.644987, -2.672135

Contact information

Email: [email protected]

Other things to do nearby

Tintern Abbey

Tintern Abbey

One of the greatest monastic ruins of Wales. Don't miss the Nave's west window which is currently being restored. Visit the website

Chepstow Walking Festival

Chepstow Walking Festival

Grab your boots and come and join Chepstow Walking Festival that celebrates the beautiful landscape and rich heritage on both sides of the Welsh and English border.

Cycling at YHA St Briavels Castle

Cycling in the Forest of Dean

Hop on your bike and explore the Forest of Dean. Try the Royal Forest Route which takes in a sculpture trail, mines dating back to the 1820's and a virtual lagoon of bluebells in spring!

Taurus Crafts

Taurus Crafts

So much to see! local craft workshops, events and shops to inspire your creativity. Throw your own pot or visit the garden retreat.

Clearwell Caves

Clearwell Caves

Visit the atmospheric mine workings with nine impressive caverns and winding passageways - great whatever the weather.

Puzzlewood

Puzzlewood

Explore this unique and enchanting place, with meandering pathways and fantastic rock formations that inspired JRR Tolkien.

Miniature Steam Train

Perrygrove Railway

See the Forest of Dean in style with a train ride through the woods. Look out for the family-friendly Treetop Adventure play area on your journey. Visit the website

Go Ape - Forest of Dean

Go Ape - Forest of Dean

High wire fun in the forest – climb rope ladders, zip wire through the trees and tackle high wire rope bridges.

Monmouth Canoe Hire

Monmouth Canoe Hire

Just downstream from a small set of rapids, marking the start of a beautiful section of the Wye, there's 100 miles of canoe-able river.

Cycling in Wye Valley

Cycling in Wye Valley

The Forest of Dean and the Wye Valley are great for cycling. There are many routes depending on your requirements.

rock climbing

Undercover Rock

Learn the thrills and challenges of this exciting sport. Undercover Rock provides everything from indoor taster sessions to major rock climbing adventures.

Inspire2Adventure

Inspire2Adventure

Exciting adventure in the forest - try Inspire2Adventure's Guided Open Canoe Expeditions, Gorge Scrambling Experience, Rock climbing and Abseiling and more!

Walking and Rambling in Wye Valley

Walking and Rambling in Wye Valley

YHA Wye Valley is perfect for walking holidays. The hostel is on the Wye Valley Walk, a very popular walking trail through the Welsh borders and the limestone valley.

market

St Nicholas indoor markets

St Nicholas indoor market is one of the city's best kept secrets. As well as great places to eat, there are loads of independent retailers selling books, clothes, art and music.