Site logo
Description

One of North Wales most iconic fortresses with a history spanning over 700 years.  The castle is exceptionally well preserved and contains the most intact set of medieval royal apartments in Wales.  With easy access by road and rail, Conwy Castle is certainly one of the most breathtaking visitor attractions on the North Coast of Wales.

Weather Forecast

Location
Ordnance Survey
Closed
Open hours today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Monday

    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Tuesday

    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Wednesday

    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Thursday

    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Friday

    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Saturday

    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Sunday

    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • February 22, 2024 12:28 am local time

    The information on Monty's Guide website is advisory and some places have restricted access during temporary closures or special event days. Please be sure to check the website of the place you intend to visit before travelling

Additional visitor information

Daily 10am–4pm

Last admission 30 minutes before closing

Closed 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January

Please note: during extreme weather conditions we may need to close monuments at short notice, please check our social media channels before visiting to ensure the site is open and safe to visit.

A family heading towards a museum
Get in touch

    • Monty's Guide
      October 25, 2022 at 5:42 pm
      Conwy Castle
      4.7
      Based on 15000 reviews
      powered by Google
      Lisa BreakspearLisa Breakspear

      12:07 27 Dec 22
      My husband and I went in December , so off prime tourist season. It was absolutely spectacular!! Highly recommended you visit this place if you can. The castle is breathtaking and in very good condition , and the town is so lovely as well. So much to see here and enjoy .

      James LaneJames Lane

      09:55 09 Oct 22
      What a fabulous Medieval Castle to visit. Highly recommended. Lots of Towers to climb and ramparts to walk along. Beautiful views. Loads of hidden chambers. A well preserved Castle complimented by a wall surrounding the City

      Bhupesh PratapBhupesh Pratap

      22:28 04 Sep 22
      Beautiful Castle. From the outside it really is very impressive. The views from the towers are amazing. I felt an audio guide could have been a real asset as there isn’t that much information. IA really well preserved castle, considering the castle is over 700 years old. Beautiful old castle and ruins that gives you a good insight into that time period in history. Good views of Conwy, town centre and river.Big gift shop and a good place to find some nice souvenirs. It’s very good value and really worth a visit.

      De Ryc RrDe Ryc Rr

      21:31 15 Aug 22
      This castle is a spectacular sight in Conwy. Climbing to the top of the towers does involves navigating some steep and narrow stairs. Give the age of the castle this is to be expected. The views from the top are spectacularly beautiful. If height is your phobia then please don’t look down. This is a large site so depending on how much you are planning to see, you should budget for around 3.5 hours to see the best bits and snap of photos..Finding the castle was easy and parking was plentiful. However, we arrived at 10:30 and by 13:00 the car park was full. I paid around £4.50 for six hours parking!!Whilst you are here consider paying a visit to Britain smaller house!!For a small fee of only £1.50 you are getting the chance to walk through the doors of this miniature living space.

      Gareth CooperGareth Cooper

      21:36 07 Aug 22
      £36 for a family ticket, when we went in at 10am there was a jester who did a juggling act, a story teller and a magician all really good and worth seeing. They made it all so much better than just seeing the ruins. The castle is good though and worth a visit. You can access the castles town walls for free and can pretty much walk completely round them.

      Leno OliveiraLeno Oliveira

      01:18 31 Dec 21
      This castle is amazing inside and outside.It gives a feeling of freedom because we can visit all area of the castle. Each space we can visit. See from above or down. Love it! I have been there few times and it’s amazing enjoy the castle inside or outside.

      js_loader

    Add a review