St Davids Bishop's Palace, St. Davids

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St Davids Bishops Palace (also sometimes denoted as Bishop's Palace or Bishops' Palace) (Welsh: Llys yr Esgob Tyddewi) is a ruined medieval palace located adjacent to St Davids Cathedral in the city of St Davids (Welsh: Tyddewi), Pembrokeshire, one of the most important ecclesiastical sites in Wales. The site dates back to the 6th century, although the building that stands today dates largely from the late 13th and 14th centuries.

The palace is under the management of Cadw, the historic environment service of the Welsh Government. It is open as a visitor attraction and an open-air theatre, and being part of the city's cathedral precinct, there are more than 300,000 visitors a year. It is a Grade I listed site.
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  • The local gift shop has a book that vastly increases your sense of the history of the place, and the buildings, too, have signboards. The place has been preserved with a good touch of ruins without.....  more »
  • Reasonable entry fee. Nice to wander around for an hour. Great place for photos. Good to pair with trip to cathedral.  more »
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  • Good place for a day out. The cathedral is at the bottom of a steep slope. St David's is generally steep.
  • This is a great place to visit and well worth a visit and in a great location. Great ruin so nice. Cadw have done good to tell some of history. Well worth a visit.

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