CastellCoch.com is a collection of memorabilia, stories and images inspired by Cardiff’s fairytale castle.

Discover art, history, photography and explore the beautiful surroundings of Castell Coch.

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Castell Coch is managed by Cadw, the Welsh Government’s historic environment service.


Three sculptures of parrot headed characters by Laura Ford in Castell Coch
Little Lords 1, 2 + 3, 2019, jesmonite, steel, fabric + mixed media, 130 x 58 x 45cm

Explore creative projects inspired by this Cardiff landmark.



Postcard featuring Castell Coch

Investigate the history of the 19th century gothic revival fantasy.


Aerial photo of Castell Coch by Nick Russill

Browse fantastic images captured by photographers from all over the world.


Fforest Fawr with fog in the distance

Castell Coch is surrounded by woodland and overlooks the village of Tongwynlais.