What's on inCrickhowell

Welcome to Crickhowell

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Crickhowell - 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 Crickhowell to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Crickhowell

Dirty Dozen Races - South Wales
Usk Castle

The Dirty Dozen 12k and 20 major obstacles for those looking for their next challengeDirty Dozen Races is known for being the home of big obstacles but thats just a small part of who we are; we started Dirty Dozen Races to…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02071 938614
GeckGo Fest Extreme Sports & Live Music Festival
Parc Penallta

If youre into your extreme sports then youre not going to want to skip Geckgo Fest 2016 with hours of live music and loads of extreme things to do your bound to have a great time. Set up camp and enjoy two…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07780 462810
Cyfarthfa Castle

British popska band Madness saw their major success and popularity in the mid 1980s. Members include Graham Suggs McPherson Mike Barson Lee Thompson Chris Foreman Mark Bedford Daniel Woodgate and Carl Smyth. They were famed…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions

Big Pit National Coal Museum

Big Pit is a real coal mine and one of Britain's leading mining museums. With facilities to educate and entertain all ages, Big Pit is an exciting and informative day out.With facilities to educate and entertain all ages, Big Pit is an exciting and informative day out. Enjoy…

Blaenavon World Heritage Centre

The Blaenavon World Heritage Centre is the ideal starting point for your visit to the area. Located in the sympathetically restored former St. Peter's School, it provides an overview of how the stories of Blaenavon Industrial Landscape fit into the history of the region and explains why Blaenavon…

Brecon Mountain Railway

Travel in one of our all‐weather observation coaches behind a vintage steam locomotive through beautiful scenery into the Brecon Beacons National Park along the full length of the Taf Fechan Reservoir to Dol‐y‐Gaer on one of the most popular railways in Wales. At Pontsticill you can alight from…

Abergavenny Museum and Castle

Abergavenny Museum is set in the grounds of a 'ruined' Norman Castle, where you can enjoy a picnic during the summer and a brisk walk on colder days. The museum building was formerly a hunting lodge built by the Marquess of Abergavenny.The displays tell the story of this…

Abertillery and District Museum

The first exhibits to meet the eye are a Stone Age axe and, a particularly fine example of, a Bronze Age Palstave axe which were found at Llanerch Padern Cwmtillery. These are set in murals depicting how they were used.Next you will see a Roman and Celt locked…

Blaenavon Ironworks

The Blaenavon Ironworks started production in 1789 and was to become the first purpose built multi‐furnace ironworks in Wales. At that time it was on the cutting edge of technology. The furnaces were coke fired and the blast provided by a steam engine. Blaenavon is now home to…

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