Skenfrith Castle, National Trust Wales

Skenfrith, nr Abergavenny,Monmouthshire, Wales


6 miles north west of Monmouth , Skenfrith was the smallest of three castles built in this area by the Normans, to guard the borders against Welsh raids. A rectangular castle, with a drum tower at each corner, and a circular keep inside

The  keep now stands guard over on the remains of the motte,and curtain wall and towers has also survived, just until now.

Open all year

Wales National Trust Wales National Trust Properties wales national trust
We have great hotels in Wales hotels in Wales wales hotels   



Land of  Culture - Wales