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Cardiff Castle (Welsh: Castell Caerdydd) is a medieval castle and Victorian architecture Gothic revival mansion, transformed from a Norman keep erected over a Roman fort in Cardiff, the capital of Wales. Cardiff Castle was a Roman garrison, a Norman stronghold and a Gothic fantasy all combined into one remarkable monument in the heart of Cardiff city with a history that spans over 2000 years. Architect William Burges was given free rein to create the lavish and opulent interiors, each breathtaking with murals, stained glass, gilding and superb craftsmanship.

Address: Castle Street, Cardiff, CF10 2RB
Directions: Next to the Civic Centre and Shopping Arcades
Phone: +44 (0)29 20 878100
Website: http://www.cardiffcastle.com/

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jul 7, 2009
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