All through September, custodian of Welsh historic monuments, CADW, is throwing open its doors and giving visitors access to hundreds of sites across Wales as part of its annual heritage festival - Open Doors.
For the first time in two years, CADW is giving you the opportunity to visit more than 200 historic sites across the country - many of which are usually closed to the public!
This year curious visitors will get the chance to see behind-the-scenes at some of Wales's lesser-known historic monuments as a month-long programme of free entry, tours and events invites you to explore our proud history without paying a penny.
Open Doors events nearby
Some of the Open Doors events happening near the Royal Victoria Hotel include:
St Michael's Old Church, Betws-y-Coed, from Wednesday the 7th to Friday the 30th of September.
Penrhyn Castle, Bangor, on Saturday the 10th and Sunday the 11th of September.
Hafoty Medieval House, Anglesey, on Saturday the 10th and Sunday the 11th of September.
Penmaenmawr Museum, near Conwy, on Saturday the 17th of September.
Barclodiad y Gwares Burial Chamber, Anglesey, on Saturday the 17th and Sunday the 18th of September.
Yr Ysgwrn, near Trawsfynydd, on Saturday the 24th of September.
Harlech Castle, Harlech, on Saturday the 24th and Sunday the 25th of September.
For a full list of Open Doors events across Wales click here.
Stay with us
Why not make a stay of it? Click here to book a short break at the Royal Victoria and explore Welsh history while staying at one of the most historic hotels in Gwynedd!