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Historic Site:Monnow Gate and Bridge

Historic Site, free entry

Monnow Gate and Bridge

Monnow Gate and Bridge

Please note that facemasks are still required in indoor public places in Wales, with the exception of hospitality businesses.

Please check the latest Welsh Government guidance here : https://gov.wales/coronavirus and plan your visit before setting off.

Address

Monnow Gate and Bridge,
Monmouth,
NP25 3EG

Contact

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Details

Monnow Bridge in Monmouth, Wales, is the only remaining mediaeval fortified river bridge in Great Britain with its gate tower still standing in place.

Originally built with a portcullis, it's primary use was for defence, but over the years it developed into a toll collection point,, a jail and even a home!

Tours are available of the gatehouse above the bridge. Please contact Monmouth Shire Hall for more details.

Prices

Free entry

Directions

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Map reference: SO 504125  Lat: 51.80913 Long: -2.71980

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