During the Victorian era, the arrival of the railway in Harlech attracted a significant influx of tourists. The completion of the Cambrian Coast Railway line in 1869, which passes through Harlech, showcased the beauty of North Wales' coastline.
Harlech Castle will be hosting a Victorian-themed experience on the weekend of Sat 29 Jul - Sun 30 Jul 2023. Alongside exploring the castle's rich history and impressive architecture, you'll have the chance to enjoy some Victorian events. There will be surgery demonstrations by the Barber Surgeon and a juggler accompanied by a Victorian organ grinder.
Harlech Castle's Victorian event is a great day trip for the whole family. Members enjoy free entry, while adults can enter for £8.70. Discounted prices are available for juniors, seniors, and families. Children under 5 enter for free. Blue Light Card holders receive a 10% discount on admission, excluding online bookings. For further information and to plan your visit, visit Cadw's official website.
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