Stargazing in Monmouthshire

Dark Sky Discovery Sites in Monmouthshire

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  1. Llanthony Priory
    Priory of Augustinian canons founded early in the twelfth century in the beautiful and secluded Ewyas valley.
    1. Black Rock seat and map
      Blackrock picnic area Black Rock is a picturesque picnic site on the banks of the river Severn between the two Severn Bridges.
    2. Goytre Wharf
      Goytre Wharf is a 200 year old industrial heritage site that includes a busy visitor centre and marina on the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal.
    3. Caldicot Castle
      Visit Caldicot Castle in its beautiful setting of tranquil gardens and a wooded country park. Founded by the Normans, developed in royal hands as a stronghold in the Middle Ages and restored as a Victorian family home.
      1. Skenfrith Castle
        One of the 'Three Castles' held in common ownership, with Grosmont and White Castle.
        1. Abergavenny Castle
          Abergavenny Museum is open every day 11am - 4pm (except Wednesdays). The castle grounds are open 11am - 4pm every day. We look forward to welcoming you!

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