Cardiff Castles is perhaps best
known as being the lavish home of the Marquess of Bute in the
19th century. However the castles history goes back much
further than that.
The first signs of a fort on the site came over 2000 years ago when
it was fist built as a Roman stronghold.
And now the Romans Return to celebrate the castle's link with this
time. Over 2 days from 19-20 May the castle will be the scene
for vivid flashbacks to a time when the site was a Roman Fort
teeming with soldiers and civilians.
This great family event will give you a chance to see and hear how
the Romans invaded and conquered Cardiff in a series of dramatic
military displays and drills by soldiers in full, authentic
A living history encampment will demonstrate how people lived
during this time.
More information is available on the Cardiff Castle