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Plas Mawr

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Address: High Street, Conwy LL32 8DE, Wales
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+44 1492 580167
09:00 - 17:00
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USD 638.67*
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Private Guided Snowdonia and Conwy Day Trip from Conwy Valley
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Elizabethan town house with lots to see

The house is maintained by CADW with a £6 entry fee, (now £6.50 for 2017), although discounts are available for English Heritage members, whilst the joint ticket with the Castle... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Philip S
Pakenham, United Kingdom
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Pakenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The house is maintained by CADW with a £6 entry fee, (now £6.50 for 2017), although discounts are available for English Heritage members, whilst the joint ticket with the Castle is worth purchasing. Situated right in the middle of Conwy, the house is easy to find and the audio tour is excellent. The Great Hall is probably the highlight for... More 

Thank Philip S
Caernarfon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit if in Conwy. Small but great to see. Quite quaint. Right in the middle of town within the town walls

1 Thank eifioncymru
Stockport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

Visited this place a couple of months ago and absolutely loved it. What made it so good was the National Trust volunteers that really help bring the house to life. Their knowledge and enthusiasm means that you don't simply walk past anything without understanding what it was for, how it worked, or a story from that time in the past.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

For someone who is interested in old architecture, this is for you. It's just a house. Get that audio tour so that you will understand it more. And btw, get that combo ticket with Conwy Castle. Much cheaper!

Thank jjinimm
Bangor, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Well worth a visit. Beautifully restored. Great for all ages. Highly recommended. I will certainly visit again sometime.

Thank anniewales30
Kathmandu, Nepal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Plas Mawr was our first stop in our tour of Wales Heritage tour. We were awestruck by the preservation efforts by CADW, and the interpretation activities they had invested in to make it more approachable and interesting to general public. The tour gave us an insight into the life of one of the general public, and we learned a great... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

A wonderful find in this charming town. We went on a quiet, wintry Sunday and had it to ourselves, almost feeling like I'd been transported back 4 years.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

The history of Conwy is laid out here. The centre of Edward I's ring of castles, Conwy has played an important role in the development of North Wales, and it can be learnt here.

1 Thank KevinSadler2364
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Visited on a warm day, and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. We were with friends for a weekend break and found the house to be brilliantly well-preserved. It was great to see the effort that had been made to provide a "genuine" experience - right down to the carrots in the kitchen! Loved it.

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

A nice surprise to find this in the middle of the town very educational for children and adults alike

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