Constitution Hill

Constitution Hill was a an early theme park built Victorians. It consisted of arcades and a restaurant at the foot of the hill, the railway, and at the top of the hill a camera obscura and park, of which it is the largest camera obscura in the world.

Aberystwyth Cliff Railway takes you from the promenade up to the top of Constitution Hill. The funicular railway opened in 1896 and is 237m (778 feet) long.

You can always take the meandering footpath as an alternative route to the railway.

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Constitution Hill Photos


7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 12.2℃ to 15℃ with wind speed 5.1 m/sec (N)
Sunday, Sep 25
Expect a temp in the range 9℃ to 10℃ with wind speed 2.3 m/sec (E)
Monday, Sep 26
Expect a temp in the range 12.4℃ to 14.7℃ with wind speed 11.3 m/sec (W)
Tuesday, Sep 27
Expect a temp in the range 10.5℃ to 11.3℃ with wind speed 8.6 m/sec (NNW)
Wednesday, Sep 28
Expect a temp in the range 9.5℃ to 11.3℃ with wind speed 5.4 m/sec (N)
Thursday, Sep 29
Expect a temp in the range 8℃ to 10.2℃ with wind speed 2.6 m/sec (N)
Friday, Sep 30
Expect a temp in the range 11.1℃ to 12.6℃ with wind speed 5.7 m/sec (SSE)

Aberystwyth weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

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