18 February 2016 Free entry to Welsh monuments this St David's Day On 1 March 2016, enjoy some of the finest heritage sites in Wales - for free. This St David's Day, you can enjoy free entry many Welsh heritage sites, including a number of our most magnificent castles. Caerphilly Castle, South Wales Valleys Fourteen heritage sites will open their doors for free as part of the programme, which includes St Davids Bishop’s Palace, located near the site where Saint David himself founded his monastery. Caerphilly Castle is also included within the list, and will be hosting special events, including a Welsh Craft Fair and an evening concert featuring poetry readings from the works of Dylan Thomas and Roald Dahl, and traditional Welsh songs from the delightful Aber Valley Male Voice Choir. The list also includes Tintern Abbey, Blaenavon Ironworks, Raglan Castle, and Caernarfon Castle, as well as many more. More information on the sites that are open for free on St David's Day: Cadw monuments open for free on St David's Day Is Wales the castle capital of the world? Enjoy this? Share it with friends Related items Spot the Welsh Dragons Cadw Dragons, Dewi and Dwynwen, are visiting Kings Cross Station on 23 and 24 November Films in Wales Castles Watch some modern classic films in Wales' fairytale castles Cardiff Castle From the gargoyles on the castle walls to secret tunnels, Cardiff Castle is brought vividly to life. Great Welsh castles Wales is one of the world's greatest countries for castles - prepare to be dazzled. Unique buildings in Wales The tiniest house, the oldest inn, the oddest wall and other intriguing places to visit in Wales. Welsh myths & legends Ghost-haunted lakes, defeated giants and wizards: myths and legends await you around every corner.