What's on inLlangollen

Welcome to Llangollen

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Llangollen - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Llangollen to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Llangollen

30
AUG
Make & Take
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Make a craft with an historical twist at Wrexham Museum. Themes vary.Suitable for families with children.Drop in event. Every Tuesday during the school holidays.Creu a Chael Cyfle i greu crefftau hanesyddol yn Amgueddfa Wrecsam. Mae themun amrywio Yn addas ar gyfer…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01978 297460
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01
SEP
Bersham Ironworks Guided Tours
Bersham Heritage Centre & Ironworks

Made famous by John Iron Mad Wilkinson a leading figure in the Industrial Revolution the once noisy Bersham Ironworks now nestles quietly in the attractive Clywedog Valley two miles outside Wrexham in north‐east Wales.Meet at Bersham Heritage Centre car park. …

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01978 297460
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06
SEP
Notebook Making for Adults
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Create your own notebook to take home.Booking in advance essential.Creu Llyfr Nodiadau i Oedolion Creu eich llyfr nodiadau eich hun er mwyn mynd ag ef adref. Rhaid archebu o flaen llaw. …

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01978 297460
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10
SEP
Bryn's Buddies
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Discover and explore the past at Wrexham Museums monthly history club.7‐11 year olds.Advance booking essential.£4 per child. Price includes drink and a snack.…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01978 297460
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10
SEP
Open Doors: Minera Lead Mines
Minera Lead Mines

Discover the story of the lead miners of Minera. Guided tour of the archaeological remains at 11am and 1pm. Drysau Agored: Mwyngloddiau Plwm MineraDewch i ddarganfod hanes mwynwyr plwm Minera. Taith dywys or olion archeolegol am 11am ac 1pm. …

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01978 297460
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12
SEP
The Royal Welch Fusiliers during WWI
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Fighting On All Fronts: The Royal Welch Fusiliers during the First World WarThe Royal Welch Fusiliers saw action on the Western Front Italy Egypt and Palestine Iraq the Balkans and Gallipoli in a series of hard‐fought contests on the road to eventual…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01978 297460
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24
SEP
Romesh Ranganathan
William Aston Hall

Romesh Ranganathan at William Aston Hall in Wrexham on Saturday 24 September 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Romesh Ranganathan live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
OCT
Halloween Trail
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Follow the pumpkins if you dare Halloween costumes optionalTaith Calan GaeafYdych chin ddigon dewr i ddilyn y pwmpenni Gwisg Calan Gaeaf yn ddewisol …

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01978 297460
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24
OCT
Messy Museum!
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Painting sticking and general messy fun for 0‐3 year oldsDrop in event.Amgueddfa AnnibenPaentio sticio a hwyl anniben cyffredinol i blant 0 3 oed Digwyddiad galw heibio.…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01978 297460
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27
OCT
Spooky Halloween Spiders!
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Watch out for those spiders Make your own spooky spider. Drop‐in event. Halloween costumes optionalCorynnod Arswydus Calan Gaeaf Gwyliwch y corynnod Cyfle i greu eich corryn arswydus eich hun. Digwyddiad galw heibio. Gwisg Calan Gaeaf yn ddewisol …

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01978 297460
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12
NOV
Remembrance
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Make a hand print poppy. Drop‐in event.CofioCreu pabi print llaw. Digwyddiad galw heibio.…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01978 297460
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12
DEC
Last One Standing: The Tale of Bersham Colliery
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

On December 18th 1986 the last tub of coal was wound to the surface at Bersham Colliery. With the closure of the last pit in the Denbighshire coalfield a centuries‐old tradition came to an end. This exhibition tells the story of coal…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01978 297460
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19
DEC
Seasonal Stories
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Make a Christmas craft to take home and listen to local published author and story teller Fiona Collins. Ages 5 year . Drink and biscuit provided.Advanced booking & payment essentialStraeon y tymorGwnewch ddarn o grefft Nadoligaidd iw gludo gartref a gwrandewch ar…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01978 297460
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31
DEC
Wigan Pier Takeover: New Year's Eve 2016
Liquid and Envy, Wrexham

Are you ready for a trip down memory lane as we re‐live one of the UKs longest running dance nights. After the massive sell out event during Easter 2016 we bring the Wigan Pier team back to successfully close 2016 in style…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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Tourist Attractions


Chirk Castle

Chirk Castle is a 700 year old marcher fortress, which commands fine views over the surrounding countryside.Originally the 13th century castle, completed in 1310, was bought for £4800 in 1595 by Sir Thomas Myddelton a Welsh merchant.A magnificent marcher fortress completed in 1310 and now a stately home…

Bersham Heritage Centre & Ironworks

Bersham Heritage Centre, in the heart of the attractive Clywedog Valley, is Wrexham's centre for Industrial Heritage and home to the Museum Service's Industrial History collections. The Centre itself is on the site of an important 18th Century industrial complex.Like many of the properties in Bersham, the Heritage…

Park Hall Farm

Park Hall near Oswestry in Shropshire is one of the region's most exciting all weather family visitor attractions.With regular hands‐on animal activities, two massive indoor playbarns, lots of outdoor play and driving activities there is never a dull moment for the kids. At a more sedate pace there…

Allt-Gwmbyd 9-Hole Golf Course

Allt‐Gwmbyd 9‐Hole Golf Course ‐ golf course in Mold, Clwyd. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01824 780647 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Allt‐Gwmbyd 9‐Hole Golf Course golf courseclub.…

Central Station

Central Station Nightclub in Wrexham, Clwyd. Contact venue on telephone number 01978 358780 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Chirk Golf Club

Chirk Golf Club ‐ golf course in Wrexham, Clwyd. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01691 774407 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Chirk Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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