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Cwmcarn Forest

Cwmcarn Forest

From excellent mountain bike trails in the South Wales hills, a peaceful caravan, pod & campsite set amongst the forestry and the Visitor Centre which provides a place to stock up on refreshments and gifts as well as finding out about what you can do in the area.  Cwmcarn Forest has something to offer for all the family! 

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Cwmcarn Forest

Cwmcarn Forest Visitor Centre & Campsite,

Nantcarn Road, 

Cwmcarn, 

Caerphilly

  NP11 7FA

  01495 272001
  cwmcarn-vc@caerphilly.gov.uk
  your.caerphilly.gov.uk/cwmcarnforest

  Groups Welcome


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Parc Cwm Darran

Parc Cwm Darran

A tranquil country park tucked away in the Darran Valley, two miles north of Bargoed. From caravan and camping, taking a stroll around the park or a relaxing cuppa in the café there's lots to enjoy at Parc Cwm Darran.

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Sirhowy Valley Country Park

Sirhowy Valley Country Park

A great place to walk and cycle with over 1000 acres of woodland and meadows to discover. Enjoy rambles alongside Sirhowy River, or climb to Graig Goch Woods and get great views of the surrounding countryside.

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Llancaiach Fawr Manor

Llancaiach Fawr Manor

Visitors today step into the Manor House restored and furnished as it would have been in 1645. All the furnishings in the rooms are accurate reproductions of items from the time of the Prichards and many of the originals can be found in the Museum of Welsh Life at St. Fagans.

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Llancaiach Fawr Manor

Gelligaer Road,

Nelson,

Treharris

  CF46 6ER

  01443 412248
  llancaiachfawr@caerphilly.gov.uk
  www.llancaiachfawr.co.uk

  Groups Welcome


Blackwood Miners' Institute

Blackwood Miners' Institute

Town theatre with excellent entertainment programme.

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Blackwood Miners' Institute

High Street

 Blackwood

 Caerphilly

  NP12 1BB

  01495 227206
  bmi@caerphilly.gov.uk
  your.caerphilly.gov.uk/bmi/

  Groups Welcome


Pen Y Fan Pond Country Park

Pen Y Fan Pond Country Park

Visit Wales' best preserved canal feeder reservoir. This is popular summertime family park with safe, flat open spaces to picnic, fly a kite, kick a ball or just laze by the waters edge.

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Butetown Heritage

Butetown Heritage

Butetown, this model village was one man's dream of quality workers housing at a time when other ironmasters were debating whether or not the lower classes could even use a toilet. Nestled at the top of the Rhymney Valley, it is an architectural gem.

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Butetown Heritage

Bute Town Heritage
Rhymney
Caerphilly
 
  NP22 5QH

  01443 815588
  www.butetownhistory.info/en/

  Groups Welcome


Aber Valley Heritage Museum

Aber Valley Heritage Museum

Community Museum dedicated to the heritage and history of the village, its people and its mining history

Aber Valley Heritage Museum

Senghenydd Community Centre

Gwern Avenue

Senghenyddd

Caerphilly 

  CF83 4HA

  029 2083 0445
  senghen.heritage@btconnect.com
  your.caerphilly.gov.uk/abervalleyheritage/

  Groups Welcome


Senghenydd Memorial and Garden

Senghenydd Memorial and Garden

Commemorating the fallen of the 152 mining disasters that have occurred across Wales, the National Mining Memorial was unveiled on the centenary of the Universal Collier Disaster in Senghenydd on the 14th October 2013.

Senghenydd Memorial and Garden

Commercial Street

Senghenyddd

Caerphilly

  CF83 4GY

  02920 8304445
  senghen.heritage@btconnect.com
  your.caerphilly.gov.uk/abervalleyheritage/welcome

  Groups Welcome


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