Barclodiad y Gawres Burial Chamber is apartially reconstructed Neolithic burial chamber. The site has limited access: you can view the outside all year but the burial chamber itself can only Read more [...]
Heading to Isle of Anglesey and looking for something to do or a place to visit. The Isle of Anglesey has a most distinctive, attractive and varied landscape and due to it’s strategic position is dotted with castles and burial chambers to visit.
Much of the coastal zone of Anglesey is a designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) in order to protect the island’s landscape and habitats, covering most of Anglesey’s 201 km (125 miles) coastline the AONB also encompasses Holyhead Mountain and Mynydd Bodafon that form a distinctive and spectacular backdrop to the coast.
Finding the right Anglesey day out for your family is easy – simply explore the links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search at the top of the page to plan your next Anglesey activity.
Beaumaris lifeboat station was established 1891 although the new station was completed in 2000 alongside the Beaumaris pier. The RNLI operates an inshore lifeboat from Beaumaris. Shop available selling gifts Read more [...]
Din Lligwy Huts are well-preserved stone-built huts in an enclosure dating from the Romano-British period. Excavation has revealed a variety of buildings, including roundhouses and rectangular barns/workshops.
Anglesey Sea Zoo has a large aquarium, shipwreck with congor eels, shark pool. Talks throughout the day helping to explain the 150 native species, diving displays and daily feeds are Read more [...]
Swtan is a fully restored example of a 17th century Welsh cottage with a thatched roof, crogloft. It is situated on the beautiful north west Wales coast of Anglesey, in Read more [...]
Din Dryfol Burial Chamber, Neolithic chambered tomb consisting of several large stones, one stands at about 10 feet (3 metres) high. The capstone has collapsed and many stones are missing Read more [...]
Bryn Celli Ddu Burial Chamber, a chambered Neolithic tomb on the site of a former henge monument.
Moelfre lifeboat station was established in 1848 and now has inshore and all weather lifeboats. Station and shop open daily, with the shop being located nearby in a separate building.
Castell Bryn Gwyn is a circular bank of Neolithic origin, surviving to a height of 12 feet. Artifacts found give evidence of Iron Age and Roman settlements.
The port at Amlwch was developed due to the high importance of the copper mine at Parys Mountain. The harbour built in 18th century in a small north facing cove Read more [...]
Llynnon Mill is the only working windmill in Wales. Watch the traditional way of making flour with the big windmill sails driving large millstones to make stone-ground flour from organic Read more [...]
Capel Lligwy is a stone chapel on a hillside overlooking Lligwy Bay. On a clear day you can see the Isle of Man.