Attractions

Top Choice Wildlife Reserve in Holyhead (Caergybi)

South Stack Cliffs RSPB Reserve

Two miles west of Holyhead, the sea vents its fury against the cliffs of South Stack, an important RSPB reserve – home to thousands of seabirds. A steep, serpentine flight of steps leads down to the suspension bridg…
Lighthouse in Holyhead (Caergybi)

South Stack Lighthouse

The rocky islet of South Stack has a gloriously end-of-the-earth feel, with waves crashing around the base of the cliffs and guillemots and razorbills nesting overhead. The trail down to the rickety old bridge ancho…
Museum in Holyhead (Caergybi)

Holyhead Maritime Museum

Small but lovingly restored, this little museum is housed in what is believed to be the oldest lifeboat house in Wales (c 1858). It's a family-friendly visit with model ships, photographs and exhibits on Holyhead's …
Arts Centre in Holyhead (Caergybi)

Ucheldre Centre

Housed in a former convent chapel, now a 200-seat theatre and gallery, Ucheldre is Holyhead's artistic hub. Call in to view the latest exhibition and to find out what's coming up in the way of films, live music, dra…
Church in Holyhead (Caergybi)

St Cybi's

St Cybi, the son of a 6th-century Cornish king, became a priest and eventually washed up in North Wales, where the King of Gwynedd gave him an old Roman naval fort in which to base a religious community. The Gothic …