Culture, arts & entertainment: things to do in Cardiff


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Estimated cost £12 (adult) Estimated duration 2-3 hours Distance away Less than a mile away
From a Roman fort to a medieval fortress and then country house, Cardiff Castle has been at the centre of the city's history for millennia. Explore it yourself from 9am to 5pm today.
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Welcome to the Cardiff edition of A Thing To Do Today: your Cardiff culture attendant, and the ultimate independent curated guide to the very best of what to do today in Cardiff. Whether it's budget or bespoke, from local tourist attractions to hidden gems, cultural events and even adventurous things to do, if you're in and around Cardiff, whether you're visiting or a local, ATTDT is here to help.

We specialise in finding interesting and often offbeat things to do specifically on and open today, which are ready to discover: things to do in Cardiff for anyone feeling curious, creative or cultural. Look at the idea above for something to do today, reload the page to get other interesting things to do, or change the day to have an amazing time in Cardiff all week: here are amazing things to do on Wednesday. Find out more...

51.48°N, 3.18°W

Sunrise: 05:57
Sunset: 18:38
Moon Phase: first quarter
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