sites in Wales
A guide to Wales, highlighting attractions, history, and visitor information.
Prehistoric sites in Wales
Browse this list of prehistoric sites to visit in Wales alphabetically (on this page) or by Region (see a regional map). Unless otherwise noted, most sites are freely accessible, but please be respectful of the rights of landowners.
Name the Historic attraction
British Heritage Awards
Celebrate the best of British Heritage in our annual
British History Quiz
This politician is generally regarded as the first Prime Minister
His official post was First Lord of the Treasury (1721-1742)
He took over more and more control due to the long absences (and disinterest) of George I and II
This Day in British History
22 October, 1877
Blantyre mining disaster
The worst mining accident in Scottish history hit the Blantyre Colliery, killing 207 miners. The company evicted the surviving families from their cottages 6 months later.