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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.

Cadbury's Easter Egg Trail

2014 and 2015 Welsh Cadbury Easter logo

Join us over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend for a fun-filled family day out. Why not take part in our Easter Egg Trail taking place between 11am-4pm every day from 3rd-6th April?

See our events page for more information

Bear Necessities

Child with teddy bear outside The Kymin, Monmouth

Join us on Saturday 25 April when the Wellfield Teddy Bear Hospital will be visiting us. They'll be giving free advice on the maintenance and repair of all types of soft toys. Find out more on our events page