Commissioned by ironmaster William Crawshay II to overlook his ironworks, Cyfarthfa is the most impressive monument of the industrial 'Iron Age' in South Wales.

The collections cover Merthyr's rich social and industrial history. There are also ceramics, Egyptology, natural history and an art collection including works by Penry Williams, the 'Welsh Turner'.


Cyfarthfa Castle Museum and Art Gallery

Cyfarthfa Park, Brecon Road, Merthyr Tydfil, CF47 8RE

01685 723 112

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Opening times

1st April - 30th September

Mon - Fri: 10:00am - 5:00pm

Sat - Sun: 12:00pm - 5:00pm

1st October - 31st March

Closed Monday

Tues - Fri: 10:00am - 4:00pm

Sat - Sun: 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Free entry with National Art Pass

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