A centre for arts, literature and learning in the historic Welsh market town of Hay-on-Wye

What's On at the Castle

We have a Christmas Carol Concert on Sat 2 Dec and Hay Christmas Fair on Sat 9 Dec

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Plan your Visit

We are open 10am-5pm every day. On Sat 9 Dec there will be free entry into the Castle for the Hay Christmas Fair

Visiting Hay Castle

Josef Herman exhibition

Josef Herman

Josef Herman: Refugee Artists Wales has now finished and the next exhibition Dark Skies is now open

Dark Skies - Hay Castle Gallery

Upcoming Exhibition

Our current exhibition is entitled Dark Skies and features photography by artist Judy Goldhill. This runs until Jan 7 2024


Support Us

You can help us by becoming a Friend, a Keeper or if you have some time, a volunteer. You can also leave a legacy or make a straightforward donation. Have a look at the ways in which you can support Hay Castle.

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Bride and groom on the steps of Hay Castle

Events for you

Whether it's a special birthday, a family reunion, wedding, or a business meeting, the Castle has a number of spaces which will accommodate you and your guests.


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