Historic Cathedrals in Wales

Map of all Historic Churches in Wales
Also see Historic Churches in England | Scotland | Monasteries in Wales

This section of our Guide to historic churches Wales is of neccessity a short one; there are only 6 medieval cathedrals in Wales, and of the 6, one occupies an undisputable pre-eminent status; St. David's, with its links to David, patron saint of Wales, is the Welsh "Westminster Abbey".



Name County Heritage Rating
Bangor Cathedral Gwynedd 4 Heritage Rating
Brecon Cathedral Powys 4 Heritage Rating
Llandaff Cathedral Glamorgan 5 Heritage Rating
Newport, St Woolos Cathedral Gwent 4 Heritage Rating
St Asaph Cathedral Clwyd 5 Heritage Rating
St David's Cathedral Dyfed 5 Heritage Rating
Name County Heritage Rating
Attraction search
in


Featured Historic Hotel
Knighton Hotel

Knighton Hotel
Knighton, Powys

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Located in the heart of the town on the Welsh border in beautiful Powys. Approximately one hours drive to Shrewsbury Worcester and Hereford. With free WIFI restaurant and bar. This 16th Century weather boarded Coaching … more >>

More hotels in Powys >>


HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
See larger image



British History Quiz

This monastery on the banks of the River Tyne was the home of scholar and author The Venerable Bede



 Clue

This Day in British History

21 November, 1499

Perkin Warbeck executed

Warbeck, claiming to be Prince Richard, son of Edward IV, was linked to a conspiracy with the Earl of Warwick

Monarch Mayhem

A king that was simultaneously the VIth and the Ist monarch of his name



 Clue



Accommodation

Snowdonia (North Wales)
  hotels
  cottages
  B&B

Pembrokeshire(West Wales)
  hotels
  cottages
  B&B

Cardiff
Swansea

Popular Historic Attractions

Pembroke Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

St David's Cathedral
Cathedral   Heritage Rating 5

Penmon Priory
Abbey   Heritage Rating 5

Conwy Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Criccieth Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5


Amroth (Self catering)
Silvretta, Amroth

Silvretta

This detached cottage situated close to the village of Amroth in South Wales sleeps nine people in five bedrooms.
Sleeps 9

More cottages in Dyfed >>

Goodwick (Self catering)
Gwylanod, Goodwick

Gwylanod

This semi-detached cottage in the village of Goodwick near Fishguard sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

More cottages in Dyfed >>

Passionate about British Heritage!