Catch some culture in Llŷn

Visit the museum without walls. This ecomuseum (Ecoamgueddfa) located in Llŷn Peninsula is the first ecomuseum to be developed in Wales. It operates in partnership with seven of Llyn Peninsula’s heritage organisations with the aim of increasing cultural tourism bringing economic and social benefits to the area. Why not drop in to one of Llŷn’s special cultural attractions?

Plas yn Rhiw house and gardens, Llŷn Peninsula

Plas yn Rhiw, Llŷn Peninsula 

Discover our delightful manor house with ornamental garden and exceptional views. The setting is perfect and the outlook from the grounds across Cardigan Bay is among the most spectacular in Britain, whatever the season.

The Way at Porth y Swnt, Aberdaron

Porth y Swnt 

Our coastal centre of excellence provides you with a gateway to discover and explore the Llŷn. The design of the new centre takes its inspiration from Aberdaron’s architecture and the area’s maritime past.

Felin Uchaf, Llŷn Peninsula

Menter Y Felin Uchaf 

Experience an educational centre, exploring ways of living and working in partnership with the environment. It offers residential courses in rural skills and sustainable agriculture, a year-round programme of events and a variety of volunteering opportunities.

Plas Glyn y Weddw near Llanbedrog, Pwllheli

Plas Glyn y Weddw 

Step into one of the oldest art galleries in Wales, a magnificent Victorian Gothic manor with galleries, gardens and a tea-room with sea views. A warm Welsh welcome awaits you in an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Carreg Llam in Nant Gwrtheyrn, Llŷn Peninsula

Nant Gwrtheyrn 

Explore an enchanting former quarrying village. You’ll discover Wales’s most magical legends and history. Now ‘the Nant’ offers an elegant residential Welsh language and heritage centre and a great day out.

Llŷn Maritime Museum

Llŷn Maritime Museum 

Immerse yourself in history and celebrate our maritime heritage. The sea is never far away in Llŷn. Explore its history from the days of early Celtic saints and Edward I to pirates, smugglers, tragic wrecks and lifeboat rescues.

Two children run through the white sandy dunes at East Head with views behind of a sail boat moored up and distant views across the harbour

Plas Heli 

If you’re looking to join the local sailing club, grab a drink, a bite to eat or to hire a meeting room; Plas Heli, Pwllheli’s brand new Welsh National Sailing Academy and Events Centre’s got it all.

Llŷn Coastal Bus at Aberdaron

Stuck for a lift? 

The Llŷn Costal Bus is a great way to get around the peninsula. Linking up ‪Abersoch‬, ‪Aberdaron‬ and ‪Morfa Nefyn‬; take a look at their timetable or get picked-up along the way- only £1 each way.


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