Visitor Information


Abergavenny Museum
The Castle, Castle Street, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire

01873 854282

Abergavenny CastleAbergavenny Museum is set in the grounds of a 'ruined' Norman Castle, where you can enjoy a picnic during the summer and a brisk walk on colder days. The museum building was formerly a hunting lodge built by the Marquess of Abergavenny.

The displays tell the story of this historic market town from prehistory through to the present day. The displays are on several levels, with some help most areas are accessible to wheelchair users.

Our features include:

  • Regular programme of changing exhibitions
  • Family activities, including 'Castle Explorers' Backpacks, to help you discover more about the castle.
  • Workshops and events - please check our events page or contact us to find out about any forthcoming events.
  • Staff willing to try and answer any historical queries you may have about Abergavenny and the surrounding area.
  • Small gift shop to enable you to purchase a souvenir of your visit.

Cost: Free admission for all (charges apply at some special events).