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Flint Castle at sunrise

Flint Castle

Begun in 1277, one of the first castles to be built in Wales by King Edward I. It’s most impressive feature is a solitary round tower, isolated from the rest of the inner ward and seen in Shakespeare’s Richard II.


Flint Castle, Castle Rd, Flint CH6 5PE

Opening hours

1 April - 31 March
Daily 10am–4pm
Last admission 30 minutes before closing
Closed 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January