Abbeys and Monasteries in Wales

Map of all Abbey & Monasteries in Wales - Also see Abbeys in England | Scotland


  Name County Organisation Heritage Rating
Aberconwy Abbey Aberconwy Abbey Gwynedd 3 Heritage Rating
Abergavenny Priory Abergavenny Priory Gwent 3 Heritage Rating
Basingwerk Abbey Basingwerk Abbey Clwyd Cadw 3 Heritage Rating
Caldey Island Priory Caldey Island Priory Dyfed 4 Heritage Rating
Chepstow Priory Chepstow Priory Gwent 4 Heritage Rating
Cwmhir Abbey Cwmhir Abbey Powys 5 Heritage Rating
Cymer Abbey Cymer Abbey Gwynedd Cadw 4 Heritage Rating
Denbigh Friary Denbigh Friary Clwyd Cadw 3 Heritage Rating
Ewenny Priory Ewenny Priory Glamorgan Cadw 3 Heritage Rating
Haverfordwest Priory Haverfordwest Priory Dyfed Cadw 3 Heritage Rating
Llantarnam Abbey Llantarnam Abbey Gwent 3 Heritage Rating
Llanthony Priory Llanthony Priory Gwent Cadw 3 Heritage Rating
Margam Abbey Margam Abbey Glamorgan 3 Heritage Rating
Neath Abbey Neath Abbey Glamorgan Cadw 4 Heritage Rating
Penmon Priory Penmon Priory Gwynedd Cadw 5 Heritage Rating
Southwick Priory Southwick Priory Hampshire 3 Heritage Rating
St Dogmael's Abbey St Dogmael's Abbey Dyfed Cadw 4 Heritage Rating
Strata Florida Abbey Strata Florida Abbey Dyfed Cadw 4 Heritage Rating
Talley Abbey Talley Abbey Dyfed Cadw 3 Heritage Rating
Tintern Abbey Tintern Abbey Gwent Cadw 5 Heritage Rating
Usk Priory Usk Priory Gwent 3 Heritage Rating
Valle Crucis Abbey Valle Crucis Abbey Clwyd Cadw 4 Heritage Rating
Whitland Abbey Whitland Abbey Dyfed 3 Heritage Rating
  Name County Organisation Heritage Rating
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Montgomery, Powys

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This Celtic saint began his career as a simple shepherd boy. He entred the monastery of Melrose in 651 and in 664 became prior of Lindisfarne



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26 September, 672

Synod of Hertford

The Synod of Hertford was a church gathering that proclaimed the supremacy of the see of Canterbury in the English church. The Archbishop of Canterbury was given the power to divide dioceses and to create new bishops.

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This sickly monarch died at the age of 16, leaving the throne to his elder sister



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Caernarfon Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

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Mill Barn, Hayscastle

Mill Barn

Very comfortable open plan sitting room with flat screen TV and kichen and dining area. Double bedroom. Stylish shower room/WC.
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Llansadwrn (Self catering)
Copper Beech Cottage, Llansadwrn

Copper Beech Cottage

This semi-detached cottage in Llansadwrn sleeps six people in two bedrooms.
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