Things to do in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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If you are interested in history, there is much to discover; some of the best castles in the country, ancient churches, and masses of industrial archaeology throughout the Forest and the length of the Lower Wye Valley.


Church of St Mary and St David, Kilpeck

History and Heritage in or near Hereford


Brockhampton Church - All Saints

A picture postcard rural Herefordshire village with impressive arts and crafts church

History and Heritage in or near Ross-on-Wye


Hoarwithy - St Catherines

Unusual church in an ornate Italianate style in the heart of rural Herefordshire.

History and Heritage in or near Ross-on-Wye


Abenhall Church - St Michaels

History and Heritage in or near Mitcheldean


Awre Church - St Andrews

13th century. The churchyard contains a 1000 year old yew tree and under the tree, beside the church, there are graves of fishermen who drowned in the River Severn in the days of river trows.

History and Heritage in or near Lydney


Penallt Old Church

History and Heritage in or near Monmouth


St Teilo's Church in Llantilio Crossenny

The Church of St Teilo is the parish church of Llantilio Crossenny, Monmouthshire, "An unusually grand cruciform church", with an Early English tower crossed by a Decorated chancel.

History and Heritage in or near Monmouth


Newent Church - St Mary's

History and Heritage in or near Newent


Hilston Park

History and Heritage in or near Monmouth


Kempley Church - St Edwards

History and Heritage in or near Newent


Lydney Harbour

History and Heritage in or near Lydney


Hartpury Church - St Mary's

History and Heritage in or near Gloucester