Caerleon was one of the most important military sites in Britain under the Roman Empire, home to the 2nd Augustan Legion
Set in a beautiful 90 acre park, the National Trust's Tredegar House is one of the best examples of a 17th century mansion in Britain.
One of only six operational transporter bridges remaining world-wide, Newport Transporter Bridge has dominated Newport’s skyline since 1906.
Newport Museum and Art Gallery has been collecting evidence of Newport’s history, culture and environment since 1888.
Newport Wetlands provides habitat for a wide variety of birds that use the Reserve to shelter, nest and find food. Explore on foot or by cycle and drop into the visitor centre for café, shop and toilets.
A site of worship in Newport since the early 6th century, the cathedral consists of a 12th century Norman church enclosed within a later medieval structure, restored in Victorian times, with a recent east end extension.
This popular family attraction on the picturesque Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal is an excellent base for walks and cycle rides along the canal towpath and has a large car park, café and toilets.
Discovered on the banks of the River Usk in 2002, the excavated timbers uncover exciting information about where the ship was built, it's cargo and where it sailed. The Ship Centre holds regular open days for visitors.
Newport Explorer gives you a new way to learn about Newport past and present using your smartphone.
The Living Levels Landscape Partnership aims to reconnect people to the heritage, wildlife and wild beauty of the historic landscape of the Gwent Levels, visit the Living Levels website to read more and check out the latest events.
Newport is a prime golfing destination, home to one of Europe’s leading golf resorts, The Celtic Manor, venue for the 2010 Ryder Cup.
Blow away the cobwebs and improve your fitness as you explore Newport and the surrounding areas on foot
Newport offers excellent cycle routes for all the family, from a ride along the canal to National Cycle Network routes passing through the city
Major events and festivals in Newport in 2020
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