Things to do in Newtown
Largest town in Powys, located on the River Severn near the border with England
The Dingle Gardens And Nursery
This steep garden around a tranquil lake is attached to a successful nursery is essentially a plantsman's private garden.
Dolforwyn Castle FREE
The remains of this castle, begun by Llywelyn ap Gruffudd ('the Last') in 1273 and captured by the English in 1277.
Bishop's Castle Railway Museum
The Bishop's Castle Railway Society and its museum exist to celebrate the short and troubled life of the Bishop's Castle Railway.
Mitchell's Fold Stone Circle
English Heritage - A Bronze Age stone circle, the focus of many legends, set in dramatic moorland on Stapeley Hill.
near Church Stoke
English Heritage - 11th century Welsh Border castle with dramatic riverside location and extensive earthworks.
Montgomery Castle FREE
Castle begun by Henry III in 1223 and given to Hubert de Burgh in 1228. Held by the Mortimers in the fourteenth century.
Bryntail Lead Mine Buildings FREE
Buildings and structures associated with the nineteenth-century extraction and processing of lead ore.
Welshpool And Llanfair Railway
A 16 mile return journey by narrow gauge steam train through beautiful Mid Wales countryside.
Powis Castle & Garden
National Trust - World-famous garden.
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