Cyfarthfa Castle, Merthyr Tydfil Events
The 'Ironmaster' William Crawshay commissioned Cyfarthfa Castle in 1824. This grand castellated mansion overlooked his immensely successful ironworks and has been called, "the most impressive monument of the Industrial Iron Age in South Wales". The Castle is filled with fine and decorative art collections, including Swansea, Nantgarw and Wedgwood porcelain. Enjoy the elegant surroundings of this interesting museum and once family home, set in beautiful parkland, on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park.