Cardigan Castle

Cardigan Castle - Built for a prince, saved for the people.

Don't be fooled by these mighty Medieval walls. Inside, you'll unlock 900 years of history.

Discover our medieval origins, admire our Georgian Architecture and learn about the first ever Eisteddfod - all while enjoying our stunning surroundings.



Steward Beth Rowley takes a look at the batcam Get up close to bats! - Bat cam installed in tower kitchen  Visitors to Cardigan Castle will be able to get a close up view of the castle’s most important guests this autumn. A bat cam has been installed with two infra red cameras in the medieval basement beneath Castle Green House. The 14-strong colony of protected Greater Horseshoe bats have …
harp close up Castle harp club restarts this autumn - Castle Harp Club will meet on Saturday mornings every fortnight from September, concentrating on ensemble work as well as working on building a sound technique for young harpists. Find out more
Cardigan Castle, Ceredigion. Please credit Phil Boorman (2) Castle on eisteddfod gold medal shortlist - Cardigan Castle shortlisted for the National Eisteddfod of Wales’ Gold Medal for ArchitectureCardigan Castle is just one of the buildings shortlisted for this year’s National Eisteddfod of Wales’ Gold Medal for Architecture, supported by the Design Commission for Wales and Royal Society of Architects in Wales. The multi-disciplinary restoration of the 12th century castle, completed …
gwylfawr4 Gwyl Fawr Aberteifi launched at castle - Colourful opening ceremonyCardigan “Gwyl Fawr”‘s week long cultural programme was launched at Cardigan Castle with a colourful opening ceremony which commenced with a procession from the Guild Hall along the town High Street to the Castle. Once at the Castle the audience were given a formal invitation to the Gwyl Fawr as the Corn Gwlad …