Visiting us by car? You can now park at our brand new Bothy Car Park (follow the road upwards on the left side of the Castle)


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Merthyr Tydfil Leisure Trust

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Welcome to Cyfarthfa Park!

Welcome to our brand new Cyfarthfa Park website!

We are delighted that we can now share with you information about the many attractions you can visit within our beautiful Park along with news about events and activities taking place here and at heritage sites nearby.

If this is your first time visiting us you may want to check out our Information for Visitors page to find directions and download visitor maps.

We hope you enjoy your visit today and we look forward to welcoming you soon!



Taking Flight Theatre Present Romeo and Juliet at Cyfarthfa Park Bandstand - Jun 30, 2016

Taking Flight Theatre Present Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet at Cyfarthfa Park Bandstand

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Teddy Bear Walk - Jul 9, 2016

Join us for a special treasure hunt and support the British Heart Foundation Cymru. Bring a picnic and don't forget your teddy bear!

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Design your own Spinning Top - Jul 26, 2016

Design your own spinning top Make your own Victorian spinning top. Workshop is free but standard entry fees apply. Drop-in workshop so no need to book, waiting times can vary. Runs from 11:00am-1:00pm & 2:00pm-4:00pm.

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Madness at Cyfarthfa - Aug 19, 2016

Great British pop legends Madness to appear at Cyfarthfa Park this August. Tickets go on sale Friday March 11th at 10am.

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Opening Hours


  • Cyfarthfa Castle Museum & Art Gallery
  • 1st April-30th SeptemberMon - Fri 10:00 - 5:30pm
    Sat and Sun 12:00 -5.30pm (last admission 5pm)
  • 1st October-31st MarchClosed Monday
    Tues-Fri 10 - 4:00pm
    Sat and Sun 12:00 - 4:00pm


  • Entrance Fees for Museum & Art Gallery
  • Adults (16 & Over)£2.00
  • Concessions £1.00
  • Under 16Free


  • Cyfarthfa Park
  • Current Park Opening Hours: November: 6am-5.15pm, December: 6am-4.45pm, January: 6am-4.45pm, February 6am-5.15pm, March: 6am- 6.15pm 


  • Canolfan Cyfarthfa
  • 1st April -30th SeptemberMon-Sun 11am-7pm.



  • Joseph Parry’s Cottage
  • 1st April-30th SeptemberSat & Sun 2pm-5pm
    Mon-Fri - By appointment
  • 1st October-31st MarchBy appointment only

Joseph Parry's Ironworker's Cottage relaunch generously sponsored by Colin Laver Heating.

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your visit to Cyfarthfa Park & Museum

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How To Find Us

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from directions to opening hours

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