The Internet provides a wonderful way to explore Wales and the Welsh. There are thousands of interesting websites covering every aspect of Welsh life, too many for us to maintain an up-to-date directory. Rather than duplicate the work done by others, we suggest using one of the indices or directories listed below. We also provide information on some of our favorite websites, our advertisers, and to North American Welsh organizations.
North American Welsh societies, organizations, and churches.
Please note that we cannot be responsible for the content or safety of any website linked below. Website owners and content change constantly. Also note that a listing on this page does not consitute a recommendation of content, goods, or services.
This page is a work in progress.
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Web Indices and Directories
Online catalog of the National Library of Wales. In addition to information on the library's holdings, the catalog also provides information and links to websites.
Wales | Cymru
Official gateway to Wales sponsored by the government of Wales. Sections include: About Wales, Visiting Wales, Business, Living, Study, International, News, Events.
Welsh Wikipedia. All articles in Welsh. Many articles on Welsh art, biography, culture, geography, government, history, literature, music, etc., plus entries on non-Welsh topics but written in Welsh. References and links included.
Advertisers from the pages of NINNAU & Y Drych
Bryn Tirion Holiday Cottage
Cymdeithas Madog - Cwrs Cymraeg
Dewi Sant Welsh United Church, Toronto
Don Hughes, Florida Real Estate
Eglwys y Cymry / Welsh Congregation of New York City
From There to Here (book)
Great Plains Welsh Heritage Project
Holy Wells: Wales and Borderlands (books)
Malad Valley Welsh Festival
Morgan Song Journeys
The Mystical Milestone (book)
National Welsh American Foundation
North American Festival of Wales
Ontario Welsh Festival / Ontario Gymanfa Ganu Association
Planet: The Welsh Internationalist (magazine)
Rehoboth Welsh Church, Delta, PA
Sain Wales Recording Company
St. David's Society of the State of New York
University of Wales Trinity St. David
University of Wales Press (dist. by University of Chicago)
Valley Publishing Company
Welsh American Genealogical Society
Welsh Family History Research - Powys
Welsh Heritage Days, Bob Evans Farm
Welsh Heritage Week
The Welsh Home
Welsh North American Association
Welsh Society of Central Ohio
Welshfest, Rockmart, Georgia
Other Favorite Websites
Arts | Education | Genealogy | Government, Law & Politics | History & Culture | Language & Literature | Libraries & Archives | Museums | News | Sports | Travel
Arts Council of Wales
National Museums of Wales
National Museum Cardiff houses Wales's national art collections, as well as geology and natural history collections.
Welsh National Opera
This list includes only non-profit galleries/arts centers. Most include exhibitions, classes, shop, etc. Many are housed in historic buildings.
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Coleg Sir Gâr
Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama
Swansea Metropolitan University
University of Wales
University of Wales, Newport
University of Wales, Trinity Saint David
Archives Wales - Archives for Family History
Association of Family History Societies of Wales
Links to census records for England and Wales from 1841 to 1911. Databases can be searched for free, but fee required to view full transcriptions and download documents.
Discover Your Family History
Describes information available from General Register Office of the U.K.
FamilySearch Historical Records from Wales
GENUKI: Wales (U.K. and Ireland Geneology)
Welsh-American Genealogical Society
1901 Census of England and Wales Online
Government, Law & Politics
National Assembly for Wales
Local Authorities of Wales
History & Culture
History of Wales in 34 chapters, plus language, traditions, and more.
Dictionary of Welsh Biography
Includes over 5,000 concise biographies of Welsh people.
Castles of Wales
BBC Wales History
Archived website, but still features interesting articles on topics from prehistoric Wales to the present.
National Eisteddfod / Eisteddfod Genedlaethol
NAASWCH: North American Association for the Study of Welsh Culture and History
A Vision of Britain Through Time
Historical maps, election results, census reports, statistics, from University of Portsmouth.
The Wales-Ohio Project
Digitized collection of Welsh Americana relating to the state of Ohio held at The National Library of Wales. Includes full images of "The Cambrian," published from 1880 to 1919.
Welsh Newspapers Online
Search and access nearly 120 newspapers up to 1910.
Language & Literature
Bwrdd yr Iaith Gymraeg / Welsh Language Board
Cymdeithas y'r Iaith / Welsh Language Society
Cymraeg: Live Learn Enjoy
Cyngor Llyfrau Cymru / Welsh Books Council
Nant Gwrtheyrn Welsh Language and Heritage Centre
Online Welsh Course by Mark Nodine, Cardiff University
Welsh-English / English-Welsh On-line Dictionary from University of Wales, Trinity Saint David
BBC Welsh Dictionary
BBC Welsh Language Lessons
BBC Learn Welsh Resources
Say Something in Welsh
Channel S4C Learner Resources
Libraries & Archives
The National Archives
National Library of Wales
BBC News: Wales
News Wales - The daily Welsh news briefing
Welsh language public television broadcasting service.
This is South Wales
Welsh news, sport, business and lifestyle and entertainment. Powered by the Western Mail, South Wales Echo, Wales on Sunday, Metro, Celtic Weekly Titles, and WM Magazine.
Parks & Recreation
Brecon Beacons National Park
Pembrokeshire Coast National Park
Snowdonia National Park
Welsh Premier League (soccer)
Welsh Rugby Union
Directory of Wales Golf Locations (WorldGolf)
Tennis Wales (Lawn Tennis Association)
Visit Wales (Wales Tourist Board)
Britain Express Travel Guide: Wales
Events in North Wales
Llechwedd Slate Caverns
New York Times Travel Guide to Wales
North Wales Tourism
Rheilffordd Ffestiniog Railway
Techniquest (science museum)
Lonely Planet Guide: Wales
West and Wales Web
Youth Hostels Association: Wales
Tours to Patagonia
Directory of accomodations, attractions, events, attractions and tourist information. Plus maps, history, travel guides, and more.