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Plas Mawr

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Best Conwy attraction!

Buy the combined ticket, with the castle, to save a bit of cash. Also take advantage of the free... read more

Reviewed yesterday
D38lawn
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
A peek at the past!

We enjoyed all of the information on the audio tour and it was an interesting representation of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Claudia M
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Plas Mawr stands as a symbol of a prosperous, buoyant age. The Elizabethan era. A golden age? Think Renaissance and Shakespeare. Think Plas Mawr. An Elizabethan gem worth its weight in gold. The finest town house of its period in Britain. Its owner...more
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Reviewed yesterday

Buy the combined ticket, with the castle, to save a bit of cash. Also take advantage of the free audio tour. A cracking place, full of history. Also, go up the tower for views of the castle and the town!

Thank D38lawn
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed all of the information on the audio tour and it was an interesting representation of Elizabethan life.

Thank Claudia M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We bought tickets which combined entrance for Conwy Castle with Plas Mawr, and Plas Mawr was far more interesting in my opinion with the benefit of being unaffected by the weather. Pick up an iPod sized box at the reception and swipe it in front...More

Thank boxinghris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was lucky enough to visit this attraction on a day when it was free to enter. Although, it is normally a booked event and even though it was free, I probably should have booked. I enjoyed wandering through the rooms and didn't take advantage...More

Thank Sandra29963
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here whilst on a day trip to Conwy. I usually enjoy audio tours, so took that option. What a dreadful error! The house itself is relatively interesting. But the audio tour RUINS it. Every single section of the tour (and there are many...More

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Conwy Castle and they offered a discounted price to go around Plas Mawr .We were so pleased we did it was excellent,walking round all the rooms of this town house learning how this family lived.The audio tour was very informative and quite...More

Thank Mike A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today as it was part of the free pass day. It was an interesting place but found the staff quite rude. As we were a large group, we were greeted by an abrupt person who made us out to be an inconvenience. While we...More

Thank 681joe1983
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a bit of difficulty finding this house as its hidden in the high street, but once found we found it very interesting. You can dress up in a few costumes and the women are more than willing to take some photos A couple of...More

Thank moiralucia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had heard from several people that this was well worth a visit. It was outstanding and I agree that when visiting Conwy one should make a point in seeing it. Quite outstanding in its age, historical renovation and beauty.

Thank jodiehulden47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely Historical House, that you can walk around and take a audio tour. Well worth a visit a visit, if your in the area. Highly Recommended.

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Heather B
April 17, 2018|
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Response from GWW_12 | Reviewed this property |
to do Plas Mawr justice, I would say up to 4 hours. there is an audio tour, but to appreciate it I would suggest using a plan. you can buy a joint ticket for both monuments too, and come back later in the day. I think Plas... More
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Gita L
August 11, 2017|
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Response from Cadw_Wales | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. The adult admission is £6.50. Concessions are £4.20 and a family ticket is £19.30 which includes two adults and up to three children aged between 5 and 15. Under 5's are free. However a joint... More
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steveplasterer
January 20, 2015|
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Response from Cadw_Wales | Property representative |
I am afraid that Plas Mawr is currently closed to the public until the 1st of April.
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