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Trace the history of one Wales' most important industrial sites.

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Members of CSSC benefit from a great range of discounted and free days out and shopping vouchers.

If you’re planning to visit the Welsh valleys, no trip to the land of the castles is complete without taking in the magnificent heritage of Cadw. Wales boasts the greatest concentration of historic monuments, castles, churches and places of interest in the UK.

Coronavirus guest update

Selected Cadw sites will be closed from 5 December. A number of other Cadw sites will remain open, but with indoor areas of the monuments closed due to the latest government regulations.

Please check the Cadw website to see which sites are open and the restrictions in place. All visitors will still be required to pre-book tickets in advance of visiting due to reduced capacity.

Captivated by the Coal House series?

You’re not alone! The BBC television series, filmed on-site, has attracted thousands of new visitors to witness how difficult life was for working families at Blaenavon Ironworks’ Stack Square cottages.

Along with the refurbished cottages and recreated company truck shop; new cutting-edge audio post technology helps bring the story of Blaenavon Ironworks to life like never before.

However, the ironworks is only one part of the story. The surrounding landscape is also revolutionary in its form and function. From mines to train lines, you can still trace the routes in and routes out, from raw material to finished product.

Your savings

CSSC members can access free entry in to Cadw sites for themselves, one other accompanying adult and a maximum of 3 children (under 16).

How to book

All tickets to Cadw sites must be booked in advance. For details on how to book your free tickets as a CSSC member please visit our Cadw webpage.

Availability
Available all year round

Current partnership runs until 1 March 2021.

Special Guidance

This offer does not include special event days where Cadw may charge an additional fee.

The following Cadw sites are excluded from this offer:
• Carreg Cennen Castle
• Weobley Castle
• Dolwyddelan Castle
• Margam Stones Museum
• Chirk Castle

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