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Barclodiad y Gawres Burial Chamber

Road A4080, Llanfaelog, Wales
+44 1443 336000
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Barclodiad y Gawres

We visited on a bright sunny day and the views from the top were great. The beach below was very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shan J
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Lampeter, United Kingdom
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found a number of these over the years they were work on it at the time good to see been here... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2017
mike l
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The interior of this ancient tomb contains well-preserved rock carvings.
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“Barclodiad y Gawres”
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Road A4080, Llanfaelog, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a bright sunny day and the views from the top were great. The beach below was very busy but it was lovely and peaceful at the Barclodiad y Gawres. We'd picked the wrong day to visit as the inside was closed -...More

Thank Shan J
Reviewed 7 January 2017

found a number of these over the years they were work on it at the time good to see been here before good beach if it windy

Thank mike l
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Having seen so much positive publicity about this monument, I was very disappointed on turning up to see a notice saying the artwork was only available for viewing at weekends - and then only by appointment with a local resident. The setting is delightful with...More

Thank MedEngland
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

On a windy afternoon you can really appreciate the remoteness of the location - stunning. I would recommend that you do a bit of research before visiting if you want to visit the interior, which is well worth it. We went on an Open Doors...More

1  Thank Aaron E
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We visited here during a visit to Anglesey. For anyone who is interested in Prehistory the Island has so many stunning sites. Set on top of the cliffs this is such a wonderful site, well worth walking along to costal path and seeing it in...More

Thank Aconite9371
Reviewed 4 March 2016

We visited on a wet and windy day and walked the short walk to the burial chamber, worth the walk and it is a beautiful example of a burial chamber and the views and excellent, free parking near the small sandy cove.

Thank New-Wingcommander
Reviewed 29 December 2015

This is a large burial mound set out on a headland offering fantastic views of Anglesey's coast and back into its interior. It is a pleasant 5 minute walk from the beachside carpark and is quite impressive when you get there. Unfortunately, it is gated,...More

Thank cbjim59
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

This place is one of the easier tombs and stones to find.. The views from here are stunning. The day I went was very windy, but if you went on a hot day with the kids you can explore the tomb and the surrounding fields.....More

Thank Cariad82
Reviewed 6 May 2015

You must ring in advance for someone to open the chamber due to graffiti on the carved stones, however if you have any interesting in our heritage at all, it is worth the effort. the small bay below is also worth a visit. Inside the...More

1  Thank mochael2015
Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

This burial chamber is located high on a hill overlooking the wild Irish Sea. On the CADW website it said that the chamber was open in March, but when we stopped to pick up the key we were told it did not open until Easter....More

Thank ReenPA
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