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Visitor Attractions

There's a huge choice of things to do and places to visit, all within easy reach of us here in Newport.

Here's just a small selection of what's on offer, for more details follow a specific link or try the general links at the bottom of the page.


Newport Transporter Bridge
Newport Museum & art gallery
Newport Mediaeval ship
Tredegar House

Local / Regional Towns

Cardiff Bay
Hay on Wye

Historic / Museums

Abergavenny castle & museum
Cardiff Castle
St Fagan's Museum of Welsh Life
Castell Coch
Chepstow castle
Tintern Abbey
Caerphilly Castle
Big Pit
Blaenavon World heritage Site
Raglan Castle
Brinore Tramroad
Rhondda Heritage Park
Caerleon Roman amphitheatre
Caerleon Roman fortress & baths
Roman Legionary Museum
Caerwent Roman town
National Museum & Gallery Cardiff
Llancaiach Fawr Manor
Pontypool museum
Griffithstown Railway museum
Blaenafon Heritage & Cordell Museum

The Outdoors

Escape Charters
Fourteen Locks Canal Centre
Cwmcarn Forest Drive & Visitor Centre
See Wales Sightseeing Tours
Parc Bryn Back Outdoor Activities
River Gorge Adventure, Brecon Beacons
Brecon Beacons national Park
Forest of Dean
Wye Valley
The Multi Activity Beach Thing
The Intertidal Thing
Gwent Adventures Watersports
Vedw House Garden
Bailey Balloons
Dyffryn gardens
Watersports (general)

For further information about fishing, walking or cycling in our area, see

Visitor Attractions

Lakeside Farm Park
Chepstow Racecourse
Les Croupiers Casino
Greenmeadow Community Farm
Dan yr Ogof show caves
Brecon Mountain railway
Dean Forest Railway
Perrygrove Steam railway
Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway
Abbey Mill, Visitor's Centre, Tintern
Llantarnam Grange Arts centre
Wales Millennium Centre


St David's Hall
Cardiff International Arena
Millennium Stadium

Theatre & Cinema

The Dolman Theatre, Newport
The Riverfront, Newport
Cineworld, Newport
Cineworld, Cardiff
Odeon, Cardiff
Vue, Cardiff
The Sherman Theatre Cardiff
Thye New Theatre, Cardiff
Welsh National Opera

Useful Links

Visit Wales
National Museums & Galleries of Wales
BBCi Wales
Entertainment in Wales
Britain's What's On Events Guide
Activ Newport - Online guide to Newport

Please Remember:
A listing on this site does not constitute a recommendation of goods or services offered. The Kings Hotel cannot accept responsibility for the outcome of any activity undertaken or attraction visited.