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Carmarthen Tourist Information Centre

Old Castle House, Carmarthen SA31 1JP, Wales
+44 1267 231557
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So friendly

This place is well hidden but so worth finding. Lots of info and leaflets, we had a tour of the old... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
lottie49
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Grimsby, United Kingdom
A Fountain of knowledge

Pouring with rain we went in for some leaflets regarding attractions in the area, we were welcomed... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
samsdad84
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Staines, United Kingdom
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4 days ago
“So friendly”
4 weeks ago
“A Fountain of knowledge”
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Old Castle House, Carmarthen SA31 1JP, Wales
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+44 1267 231557
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This place is well hidden but so worth finding. Lots of info and leaflets, we had a tour of the old gaol really interesting. the staff so helpful (and funny)Rhys was a star. If we had more time would have done a history tour with...More

Thank lottie49
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pouring with rain we went in for some leaflets regarding attractions in the area, we were welcomed by a very friendly enthusiastic man who was a fountain of knowledge regarding the town and the castle, he even took the time to show us round the...More

Thank samsdad84
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Do not let the outside of the office put you off. Go in and exlore life through the ages. Read Victorian news cuttings. Ask a question of the staff and be transported back to the dark ages by the answer. We wanted to go back...More

Thank Sillyoldfool
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Came across this tourist information office tucked away under the castle walls. They lady at the desk was sooooo pleasant. Welcomed you in, so accommodating and very helpful. This is attached to the old jail, visit was very informative and there was an interactive screen...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 5 September 2016

How nice for this tourist information center to be accommodating to our travel schedule. Even though they weren't officially open the morning we visited, staff was there and let us in a few minutes early before we caught our train. And it was the only...More

Thank Lisa2184
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Cunningly concealed between the castle walls (adjacent to Notts Square) and County Hall, this quaint TIC is small but well packed with tourist information - some free. some for sale. Maximise your trip to Carmarthen with one of the tourist maps or tourist trails around...More

1  Thank Owen P
Reviewed 5 April 2016

I had a hard time finding this place. It's not well sign posted, and for a while I thought I was entering someone's private residence off some forbidden, back street. People, if your goal is to promote Carmarthenshire you need to shout your whereabouts from...More

Thank Mari M
Reviewed 27 February 2016

The lady in the centre could not do enough for my son and myself and she was VERY knowledgable and friendly,we had a very interesting visit. Thank you

Thank djc290
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Nearly 70 years since I lived here and went to school. Found memories visiting old haunts and walking the streets of ancient Carmarthen.

Thank X8192FEtimg
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Never having been to Carmarthen before we sought the help of the Tourist office - staffed by Merlin. She provided maps - including a couple of walks, Names of places for Coffee etc. And a reminder of good behaviour. A time in the cells!

Thank Roger W
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