If you are looking for Things To Do In Cardiff, Free Things To Do In Cardiff or Things To Do In Cardiff Today, then please see these 50 Things To Do In Cardiff as according to Google. I have done 31 of the 50 trips and would recommend them all to people visiting Cardiff, especially 1 and 2. I have enjoyed (1,2,3,4,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17,19,20,24,25,26,27,29,30,31,33,42,43,44,45,50.).
Visit Cardiff Castle
Gothic castle with extravagant interior
Victorian Gothic fantasy built on the remains of Norman and Roman ruins, with a colourful interior.
Visit Cardiff Bay
Notable hub with marina, bars & eateries
Celebrated urban area featuring a marina, shops & eateries, plus historic buildings & guided tours.
Visit Principality Stadium
World-class sports arena & concert venue
Riverside home of Welsh rugby union, plus football, speedway and concerts, with daily tours.
Visit Wales Millennium Centre
Contemporary music & cultural complex
Major modern culture venue staging theatre, opera, ballet and music shows, with bars and dining.
Visit St Fagans National Museum of History
Traditional buildings & crafts
Open-air history of Welsh life with ancient buildings re-erected and traditional crafters at work.
Medieval castle with impressive defences
Moated, 13th-century fortress with imposing gatehouse, fortified dam and a tower bombed by Cromwell.
Visit the National Museum Cardiff
Art & Welsh history in a grand setting
Archaeological artefacts, art and natural history, plus visiting exhibitions in a grand setting.
Visit Castell Coch
Stately 1800s castle with audio tours
Audio tours of a grand 19th-century castle built in the gothic-revival style & surrounded by woods.
Visit Bute Park
Park and garden
Bute Park is a major park in the city of Cardiff, capital of Wales. It comprises 130 acres of landscaped gardens and parkland that once formed the grounds of Cardiff Castle.
Visit Barry Island
Beach and seaside resort
Barry Island is a district, peninsula and seaside resort, forming part of the town of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales. It is named after the 6th century Saint Baruc.
Visit Mermaid Quay
Mermaid Quay is a Compound building located in Cardiff, United Kingdom.
Visit Pierhead Building
Notable venue for local history & events
Landmark, red-brick building featuring exhibits on local history & culture, plus regular events.
Visit Barry Island Pleasure Park
Waltzers, dodgems & family rides
Beach-side amusement park with traditional waltzers, dodgems and family fairground rides.
Visit Roath Park
Park and lake
Visit the Senedd in Cardiff Bay
Striking, modern government building
Modern Welsh National Assembly building with transparent walls & an undulating wood roof.
Visit Techniquest in Cardiff Bay
Hands-on science & discovery centre
Family-friendly attraction that aims to teach people about science and motivate them to learn more.
Visit Parc Bute Park
Riverside gardens with rare trees
A rambling riverside beauty spot with an arboretum, Victorian gardens, friary ruins and a cafe.
Visit Flat Holm
Lighthouse and gulls
Flat Holm is a limestone island lying in the Bristol Channel approximately 6 km from Lavernock Point in the Vale of Glamorgan. It includes the most southerly point of Wales.
Visit City Hall, Cardiff
Seat of local government
City Hall is a civic building in Cathays Park, Cardiff, Wales, UK. It serves as Cardiff’s centre of local government. It was built as part of the Cathays Park civic centre development.
Visit Cardiff Market
Iconic Victorian mall with many vendors
Opened in 1891, this Victorian shopping mall on 2 levels houses an array of merchants & food stalls.
Visit Llandaff Cathedral
A 13th-century facade & Rossetti artwork
Medieval place of worship with a 10th-century Celtic cross and a triptych painted by D.G. Rossetti.
Visit Dyffryn Gardens
Restored Edwardian design & arboretum
Gardens designed in 1906 as a series of outdoor rooms set among lawns, an arboretum and wild garden.
Visit the Cardiff Story Museum
Interactive history of the city
City history given a modern makeover with interactive exhibits in a grand Old Library building.
Visit Cosmeston Lakes Country Park
Woods, lakes & replica medieval village
Vast landscaped nature reserve with habitats including wetland and a reconstructed medieval village.
Visit Cardiff City Stadium
Home of Cardiff City Football Club
Modern home of professional football club Cardiff City, hosting matches July-May, plus other events.
Visit Roath Park
Huge park with lake & botanic garden
Massive Victorian park with lake, botanic garden, adventure playground, cafe and sports facilities.
Visit Sophia Gardens
Sophia Gardens is a large public park in Riverside, Cardiff, Wales, on the west bank of the River Taff. International test cricket matches and county cricket matches are held in the SSE SWALEC Stadium.
Visit Whitmore Bay
Visit Roald Dahl Plass
Public plaza named for local author
Oval-shaped plaza named for Cardiff-born author Roald Dahl, now hosting fairs, festivals & music.
Visit Victoria Park
Visit Porthkerry Park
Porthkerry Park is a large, public country park on the coast between Barry and Porthkerry in the Vale of Glamorgan in south Wales. It has fields, extensive woodland and nature trails & cliff-top.
Visit Ruperra Castle
Ruins of a 17th-century manor house
Ruins of a mock-castle manor house originally built in 1626 by Sir Thomas Morgan.
Visit Cardiff Bay Wetlands Reserve
Nature and wildlife
Cardiff Bay Wetlands Reserve is located in Cardiff Bay in the city of Cardiff. It covers an area of approximately 8 hectares. The area was officially opened as a wildlife reserve on 25 July 2002
Visit Garth Hill
Garth Hill is a mountain located near the village of Pentyrch in Cardiff. The Garth can be seen from nearly the whole of the city of Cardiff, and on a sunny, clear day as far as Weston-super-Ely.
Visit St Lythans burial chamber
The St Lythans burial chamber is a single stone megalithic dolmen, built around 6,000 BP as part of a chambered long barrow, during the mid Neolithic period, in what is now known as the Vale of Glamorgan.
Visit St John the Baptist Church, Cardiff
Notable chapel with 12th-century origins
First built in the 12th century, this church features a classic tower with battlements & 10 bells.
Visit Howardian Local Nature Reserve
Nature reserve & wildlife, park.
Visit Martin Tinney Gallery
Art museum, painting, and art.
Visit Escape Reality Cardiff
Visit Fforest Fawr
Visit Forest Farm Country Park
Visit Heath Park
Visit Llandaff Fields
Garden and park
Llandaff Fields is a large parkland spanning parts of central and northern Cardiff, Wales. The park is owned by Cardiff Council and managed by its Parks department. The parkland is highly visible.
Visit Oakwood Theme Park
Roller coasters, rides & Neverland zone
Family-friendly attraction with kids’ rides, mini-golf, a Neverland area plus roller coasters.
Visit Castle Arcade
Visit Mambo Play Centre Cardiff
Visit Welsh National War Memorial
The Welsh National War Memorial is situated in Alexandra Gardens, Cathays Park, Cardiff. The memorial was designed by Sir Ninian Comper and unveiled on 12 June 1928 by the Prince of Wales.
Visit Alexandra Gardens
Garden and park.
Visit Thompson’s Park
Thompson’s Park is a park in Cardiff, Wales, located in the Canton area. It is one of the city’s oldest parks, featuring areas of woodland mixed with open grassed areas and ornamental planting.
50. Visit Cefn Onn Park
I hope you enjoy these recommendations of Things To Do In Cardiff and feel free to share feedback about any of your trips and how you got on.
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