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Pembroke Castle

Opens in 2 min: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Amazing castle, excellent guide

We visited in August and even though we have been before this time was made so much better by the... read more

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Global15977238771
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Great castle to explore

My wife and teenage son spent a few hours exploring this wonderful castle. There are many stairs... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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One of the most magnificent of Britain's castles is the "birth place of the Tudor Dynasty." You can climb the 80ft Great Keep, descend into a pre-historic cave and look down into a prisoner in a medieval dungeon. There is also a cafe and gift shop...more
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Pembroke SA71 4LA, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited in August and even though we have been before this time was made so much better by the free guided tour by Gareth who being an ex teacher really brought history to life. The whole of our party went home saying whoosh Gareth's...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and teenage son spent a few hours exploring this wonderful castle. There are many stairs to climb and places to discover in this interesting and grand structure. Definitely worth a visit if you, like us, love a castle visit.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great venue for all the family. There's lots of towers, corridors and dungeons to explore for a reasonable admission price. We also visited the ancestry place next door that was staffed by knowledgeable staff.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

After parking the car nearby the Castle we walked in (no admission) the information on the location is wel done and every place is well maintained. Great view at the surrounding. Nice coffee shop with a good cup of coffee.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Holidaying with the kids in Pembrokeshire, we took a detour to Pembroke to visit the castle. Lovely imposing historical castle overlooking the mill pond, however, very expensive for a family to visit, especially when compared to the other castles in the area, most of which...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to my share of castles and Pembroke really is one of the best - wonderfully well-preserved and presented and providing a brilliant guided tour of the castle's fascinating history. My wife and I managed to spend five hours here without getting bored and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited the place during our summer holidays to Wales and it was great experience indeed! Impressive castle, great location and a long and rich history. It was often besieged, captured a very a few times and it is the place where the king...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the second ghost walk l’ve been on at the castle, with the atmosphere, stories and Halloween approaching, it all added to the exitment of the evening. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here for midnight on Halloween with my roommate, it was really cheap at £10 for a two and a half hour tour that started at 10:30 and finished at 1am. Our tour guide was clearly very passionate about what he was talking about...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The castle has been a major local attraction over the ages and is an essential destination for any visitor. Several pleasant hours can be spent exploring the site and enjoying the refreshments on offer in the on-site cafe. Dogs on leads are welcome and as...More

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We went today and the gift aid charge was optional?
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I wondered about that and checked the tax rules. For admission to qualify as a donation for gift aid purposes it needs to be at least 10% more than the standard admission fee with no additional benefit. There’s an article... More
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