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Castle

Swansea

Castle

Known for Museums, Marinas and Friendly People

A marina, entertainment choices and sights from Grand Theatre to Swansea Beach—discover it all in Castle.

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A marina, entertainment choices and sights from Grand Theatre to Swansea Beach—discover it all in Castle.

Things to do near Castle

Swansea Grand Theatre is located on Singleton Street in the heart of the city of Swansea, Wales. This performing arts venue stages a host of plays, pantomimes, operas, stand-up performances and offerings from touring companies.

Enjoy a round of golf in Swansea at Pennard Golf Course. Wander the area's marina or simply enjoy one of its top-notch restaurants.

You probably wouldn’t expect to encounter tarantulas, macaws and endangered tamarin monkeys in a Swansea retail park, but visit the spectacular Plantasia, a public hothouse in Parc Tawe close to the city centre, and you’ll find these and much more besides. Easy to locate, as it’s housed in a unique glass pyramid, Plantasia has for a quarter of a century performed the vital function of raising awareness among locals and visitors about the level of rainforest destruction around the world, and the dangers of the consequent biodiversity loss.

Step back in time and learn more about local history with a stop at Loughor Castle in Swansea. Wander the area's marina or simply enjoy one of its lively bars.

Once a private estate, today this urban park is a place to enjoy botanical gardens, miniature golf and live music performances.

One of Swansea’s most recognisable landmarks, the imposing Victorian pier on the southwestern corner of Swansea Bay holds both historic value and offers an entertaining way to pass the afternoon. Once a favoured haunt of Dylan Thomas, this iconic attraction in the village of Mumbles now plays host to tourists and locals out to enjoy themselves.

Stroll along one of Britain’s most picturesque beaches and follow the trails into the nature reserve for its diverse landscape.

Bring your kids to the fascinating ruins of a castle to try on medieval clothes and lie on its straw bed.

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