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Filming at Llancaiach Fawr Manor - early March 2018

Only the Manor House itself will be closed for the filming on the following dates:

28th February - 3rd March inclusive
6th - 8th March inclusive
13th - 15th March inclusive.

The Visitor Centre will be OPEN during the filming, for the cafe, Sunday lunches, shop and evening events.

We are delighted to be working with Boom Cymru on behalf of S4C for a new Tudor history programme for young children called 'Amser Maith Yn Ol - Once Upon a Time'. We'll keep you updated when it is hsown on TV. We apologise for any inconvenience  this may cause

Here you can find useful information for visitors to Llancaiach Fawr including travel directions, opening hours and an access guide.

For further information or to make a group booking please e-mail Llancaiach Fawr

Contact Details

Llancaiach Fawr Manor
CF46 6ER

(01443) 412248

PLEASE NOTE: Admission to the Visitor Centre shop, café/ restaurant, exhibition and gardens is free but for some Special Events in the Barn, Education Centre, Courtyard or on the Meadow a small fee may be payable to cover materials or extra activities.

Opening Times

Tuesday to Sunday 10am - 5pm from January to Christmas (CLOSED from the 24th December to 3rd Jan)

CLOSED MONDAYS (including Bank Holidays).

Last admission to the house is 1 hour before closing. Please allow at least 1½ hours to see the house and additional time to view the gardens and exhibition.

School rates

Tour of the Manor and use of Visitor Centre services costs £6.00 per child/student. Workshops can be arranged for an extra £2 per head. Day Packages cost £10 per head. (see Education & Learning Schools and Vocational/Adult for more information.)

Photography & Recording Equipment

Please note that NO PHOTOGRAPHY or recording equipment of any kind is permitted inside the Manor House. Photographs may be taken in the gardens and Visitor Centre.

Visitor facilities

Car and coach parking is free of charge.


We regret that dogs and pets are not allowed in the Manor or formal gardens. Guide dogs excepted.

Public transport

Bus travel - there are 2 routes serving Llancaiach Fawr and both stop at the bus shelters outside the main entrance.

Route X38 (Pontypridd - Nelson - Llancaiach - Bargoed)
Mondays to Saturdays, hourly.
Connections available with route X4 to/from Cardiff

Operated by Glamorgan Bus.

Route C16 (Caerphilly - Ystrad Mynach - Llancaiach - Nelson)
Mondays to Saturdays, hourly
Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays, 2 hours

For more information please contact Traveline Cymru or phone 0871 2002233.

Rail Enquiries

National Rail Enquiries Line - 08457 484950
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