Cilgerran Castle

Cilgerran Castle overlooking River Teifi

Uncover nearly 800 years of history at the magnificent Cilgerran Castle. This striking 13th-century fortress is perched overlooking the spectacular Teifi Gorge.

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Cilgerran Castle

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Upcoming events

Famous Five visit Cilgerran Castle

Sun 25 Aug 2019
Throughout the school summer holidays we will have a trail to follow. There are clues to five of our most famous visitors hidden around Cilgerran Castle? Hunt around the castle for all the clues to reveal their identity. Can you find them all?

Re-enactment Weekend

Sun 25 Aug 2019
The Company of the Raven will be setting up camp in the castle on the bank holiday weekend. Living history activities will be taking place throughout both days.

Flying Kites and Lazy Owls

Wed 28 Aug 2019
See eye to eye with birds of prey. Get close enough to touch them, discover how they hunt and their importance in medieval life. Flying displays throughout the day and handling sessions too.

History Man

Wed 11 Sep 2019
Our History Man, local historian Glen Johnson, brings the castle to life with his fact-packed history walk and talks. Two hour-long talks will be given, 11am and 2pm, with plenty of time for questions in between.

Autumnal Forage

Tue 29 Oct 2019
Join forager Jade Mellor on a seasonal wild food walk; wandering through the castle grounds and down to the gorge, identifying and gathering the tastiest wild plants that the season has to offer, and using your foraged finds to flavour spicy...

Fantastic Fire

Thu 31 Oct 2019
Learn the craft of fire-lighting by friction with Elemental Adventures. Forage for your fuel; use fire steels and operate a giant team bow drill to create fantastic fire! Suitable for all ages (children to be accompanied by adults).