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Charming 18th-century Round House and Naval Temple

Standing proudly atop a prominent hill, the Kymin and its nine acres of pleasure grounds, overlooks Monmouth and the beautiful Wye Valley.

Once part of the enormous Monmouthshire estate of the Dukes of Beaufort, the Kymin’s fortunes have fluctuated over the last two centuries. Originally a popular picnic site in the late 18th century, building on the Round House commenced in 1794.

The Kymin is also home to the unusual Naval Temple. Built by public subscription in 1800, it celebrates some of the greatest British admirals and victories of the time.

Today the Kymin is the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle and enjoy a picnic against the stunning backdrop of the Wye Valley and the Brecon Beacons.

Easter weekend's chocolate trail

Visit the Kymin this Easter and have a go at our Cadbury Easter Egg Trail

Visit the Kymin this Easter and have a go at our Cadbury Easter Egg Trail

18-21 April, 11am-4pm

We're hosting a family-friendly Cadbury Easter Egg Trail. It's simple; all you have to do is follow the clues, answer the questions and complete the challenges to claim your Cadbury chocolate Egghead prize.

£1 per child and you're free to have as much chocolaty fun as you want.

Bear necessities

20-21 April, 11am-4pm

We’re also welcoming the Wellfield Teddy Bear Hospital. Bring along your favourite cuddly toy and learn how to look after it from the experts.

On the Sunday enjoy homemade tea and cakes while listening to a live musical performance.

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