Dolforwyn Castle. Opening hours vary. Free entry.

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Details

Accessibility:

There is a car park at the castle which is level, but only has room for 5 cars. The footpath to the castle is up a steep hill, which can become slippery when wet. There is a wider footpath which is gated and becomes a road which goes up to the castle. No vehicles are allowed up this footpath.

Brief Description:

The remains of this castle, begun by Llywelyn ap Gruffudd ('the Last') in 1273 and captured by the English in 1277, have been revealed by excavations.

Further Information:

Address:

Dolforwyn Castle, Abermule, Powys, SY15 6JJ.

Email:

Available via website.

Phone:

01443 336000.

Website:

http://cadw.gov.wales/daysout/dolforwyncastle/?lang=en

Directions:

Dolforwyn Castle is located approx. 6 miles to the North East of Newtown via the A483. OS SO 153950.

Opening Times:

Opening hours vary – check website for details.

Transport:

For more travel information go to https://www.traveline.info/ or call 0871 200 22 33.

Amenities:

The Abermule Inn is the pub in the village, and serves hot and cold food and drinks. Alternatively, there are a number of places to eat, drink and stay in nearby Newtown.

Travel Information

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