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Welcome to Cyfarthfa Park!

Welcome to our brand new Cyfarthfa Park website!

We are delighted that we can now share with you information about the many attractions you can visit within our beautiful Park along with news about events and activities taking place here and at heritage sites nearby.

If this is your first time visiting us you may want to check out our Information for Visitors page to find directions and download visitor maps.

We hope you enjoy your visit today and we look forward to welcoming you soon!



Archaeology - News! - Sep 4, 2016

Exciting news! We are now appealing for volunteers to take part in the next stage of our archaeological project at Cyfarthfa Park.

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Charity Walk - Sep 4, 2016

Join Giving to Pink on Sunday September 4th as they host their fundraising walk from Cyfarthfa Castle

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Joseph Parry's Cottage Free Open Day - Sep 19, 2016

As part of Cadw’s Open Doors programme we are delighted to open the doors to Joseph Parry’s Cottage on Monday September 19th 2016 and invite visitors to tour this important historical building FREE of charge between 11am and 3pm.

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Breaking with Tradition - Sep 19, 2016

This exhibition presents work of members of the 56 Group Wales: Grwp 56 Cymru.

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On Display- Open Doors - Sep 21, 2016

As part of Cadw’s Open Doors programme this is a FREE exciting tour of the galleries with Cyfarthfa Museum staff which takes a closer look at some of the most unique objects on display.

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In Storage- Open Doors - Sep 23, 2016

As part of Cadw’s Open Doors programme this is an exciting opportunity to take a behind the scenes tour of the Museum’s collection stores with curatorial staff.

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Halloween at Cyfarthfa - Oct 27, 2016

Build your own monster and join in our Halloween Hunt at Cyfarthfa Castle Museum and Art Gallery on October 27th and October 28th.

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Big Yarn Wreaths - Dec 3, 2016

Come along to this workshop and create your own Christmas wreath made from yarn.

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Meet Santa and Workshop - Dec 10, 2016

Santa is coming to Cyfarthfa Museum and Art Gallery, come and say hello and make some great clay gingerbread men gifts at our workshop!

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Opening Hours


  • Cyfarthfa Castle Museum & Art Gallery
  • 1st April-30th SeptemberMon - Fri 10:00 - 5:30pm
    Sat and Sun 12:00 -5.30pm (last admission 5pm)
  • 1st October-31st MarchClosed Monday
    Tues-Fri 10 - 4:00pm
    Sat and Sun 12:00 - 4:00pm


  • Entrance Fees for Museum & Art Gallery
  • Adults (16 & Over)£2.00
  • Concessions £1.00
  • Under 16Free


  • Cyfarthfa Park
  • Current Park Opening Hours: November: 6am-5.15pm, December: 6am-4.45pm, January: 6am-4.45pm, February 6am-5.15pm, March: 6am- 6.15pm 


  • Canolfan Cyfarthfa
  • 1st April -30th SeptemberMon-Sun 11am-7pm.



  • Joseph Parry’s Cottage
  • 1st April-30th SeptemberSat & Sun 2pm-5pm
    Mon-Fri - By appointment
  • 1st October-31st MarchBy appointment only

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