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Barclodiad y Gawres Burial Chamber

Road A4080, Llanfaelog, Wales
+44 1443 336000
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Beautiful site

A restored burial mound, unfortunately locked most of the time. Access can be gained by contacting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cilla d
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Bolton, United Kingdom
Fascinating

I visit lots of these sites and have basic knowledge of the culture that created them. This is a... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
nellya377
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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The interior of this ancient tomb contains well-preserved rock carvings.
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  • Very good63%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
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“worth a visit” (2 reviews)
“rock art” (2 reviews)
“mound” (2 reviews)
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Road A4080, Llanfaelog, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A restored burial mound, unfortunately locked most of the time. Access can be gained by contacting the local shop. Stunning views from the headland, on the beautiful coastal path.

Thank cilla d
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I visit lots of these sites and have basic knowledge of the culture that created them. This is a beauty but locked up! You can gain entry by appointment. The views from the top of the mound are amazing. I also recommend Bryn Celli Ddu...More

Thank nellya377
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We visited on a bright sunny day and the views from the top were great. The beach below was very busy but it was lovely and peaceful at the Barclodiad y Gawres. We'd picked the wrong day to visit as the inside was closed -...More

Thank Shan J
Reviewed 7 January 2017

found a number of these over the years they were work on it at the time good to see been here before good beach if it windy

Thank mike l
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Having seen so much positive publicity about this monument, I was very disappointed on turning up to see a notice saying the artwork was only available for viewing at weekends - and then only by appointment with a local resident. The setting is delightful with...More

Thank MedEngland
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

On a windy afternoon you can really appreciate the remoteness of the location - stunning. I would recommend that you do a bit of research before visiting if you want to visit the interior, which is well worth it. We went on an Open Doors...More

1  Thank Aaron E
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We visited here during a visit to Anglesey. For anyone who is interested in Prehistory the Island has so many stunning sites. Set on top of the cliffs this is such a wonderful site, well worth walking along to costal path and seeing it in...More

Thank Aconite9371
Reviewed 4 March 2016

We visited on a wet and windy day and walked the short walk to the burial chamber, worth the walk and it is a beautiful example of a burial chamber and the views and excellent, free parking near the small sandy cove.

Thank New-Wingcommander
Reviewed 29 December 2015

This is a large burial mound set out on a headland offering fantastic views of Anglesey's coast and back into its interior. It is a pleasant 5 minute walk from the beachside carpark and is quite impressive when you get there. Unfortunately, it is gated,...More

Thank cbjim59
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

This place is one of the easier tombs and stones to find.. The views from here are stunning. The day I went was very windy, but if you went on a hot day with the kids you can explore the tomb and the surrounding fields.....More

Thank Cariad82
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