Cardigan’s History And Heritage

Cardigan -A town steeped in history and heritage.

    The Old Custom House Cardigan

Cardigan’s Original Customs House

This section will be updated with snippets of information on the History of The Town, Castle, River and It’s Shipping industry.

Cardigan Castle Restoration Project

… After receiving Wales’ largest heritage lottery grant Cardigan’s historic Castle site alongside Castle Green House, has finally opened to the public!! 


St.Mary Street Cat Bringing Us Luck!


Wonderful film launched at the castle site tells us all about the history of Cardigan and the castle.


Wonderful view of the river and quayside from the castle battlements


View Along Historic Saint Mary Street-Cardigan












Do you have any old images or  family history stories from the Cardigan area?…. If so Glen Johnson…’History Man’, may want to know!… He too is passionate, about the history of Cardigan and he can arrange for you to have your photographs or documents officially scanned and saved for prosperity. ………………………………Glen is just setting up his new history tours of the area so book on , they are very popular, he has a wealth of information at his fingertips…