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Plas Mawr, Conwy

#2 of 42 in Historic Sites in Conwy County
Historic Site · Tourist Spot
Visit a remarkably well preserved Elizabethan-era townhouse at Plas Mawr, a "great hall" built in the 16th century for Welsh merchant Robert Wynn. Surrounded by the medieval town of Conwy and its 13th-century walls, admire this architectural gem's high, white walls and crow-stepped gables. Inside, take an audio tour to learn about the restoration of the house and the life of the Tudor gentry and their servants. View the original plasterwork and wooden wall paneling in seven of the house’s rooms. The restored furniture recreates the atmosphere of a 16th-century townhouse. To visit Plas Mawr and get the most from your holiday in Conwy, create itinerary details personal to you using our Conwy journey planning website.
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  • It was a lovely visit that we had here today! Staff are very friendly! We booked our tickets online and purchased a guide book at the same time. It was even better that our tickets were free since I.....  more »
  • Take the audio gadget to learn how and why the house was built, and for whom. This is better than the alternative printed sheets. A really good historical site in the middle of a very interesting...  more »
  • Absolutely gorgeous. WOW! This large and wonderfully preserved Tudor house is a treat. Splendidly restored, it holds many surprises. I will be back. Definitely recommend... it's a hidden gem!
  • A cool well-preserved old house - the price was included with the Castle so I thought I would see it. The map was useful and the staff were friendly. Some staff were more interested in speaking to each other though.

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