Oystermouth Castle - Visitor Attraction - Swansea, Wales, Great Britain.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita
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Quick Description: Oystermouth Castle is located in a beautiful location on the hill in Mumbles, the castle features a new Glass Bridge overlooking Swansea Bay, South Wales.
Location: South Wales, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 2/25/2013 12:09:58 AM
Waymark Code: WMGF6K
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
Oystermouth Castle is currently closed and will re-open again in April 2013.
The Castle is located in a beautiful location on the hill in Mumbles, overlooking Swansea Bay.

"The public can explore parts of the castle that have been hidden away for centuries, new features include ancient graffiti art from the 14th century, private staircases leading from vaults to previous banqueting halls and a 30 foot high glass bridge." Text Source: (visit link)

There are hundreds of castles in Wales, but there aren't many which come with a better view than this one!

"Come and explore the medieval maze of deep vaults and secret staircases; discover the stories of the people who have lived in the castle and marvel at the magnificent views across Swansea Bay from the 30 foot high glass bridge." Text Source: (visit link)

A range of events and exhibitions will take place throughout the year.

Oystermouth Castle, Castle Avenue, Off Newton Road, Mumbles, Swansea SA3 4BA

Web site for great pictures and info: (visit link)
The "Official Tourism" URL link to the attraction: [Web Link]

The attraction’s own URL: [Web Link]

Hours of Operation:
•Open daily, Apr - Sep, 11am - 5pm


Admission Prices:
£2.50 standard, £1.50 concession and £1.00 PTL Family ticket (2 adults and 2 children) £6.00 Children under 5 go free


Approximate amount of time needed to fully experience the attraction: Half of a day (2-5 hours)

Transportation options to the attraction: Personal Vehicle or Public Transportation

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