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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.

Favorite Websites
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.

Wicipedia Cymraeg
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

Cynonfardd Eisteddfod

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

Hawliau (t-shirts)

Holy Wells: Wales and Borderlands (books)

Malad Valley Welsh Festival

Moch Pryderi

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

Oreil/Galleries/Arts Centers
This list includes only non-profit galleries/arts centers. Most include exhibitions, classes, shop, etc. Many are housed in historic buildings.


Aberystwyth University

Bangor University

Cardiff University

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Coleg Sir Gâr

Glyndwr University

Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama

Swansea Metropolitan University

Swansea 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

Census Records
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

UK Parliament

Wales Legislation

Wales Office

Local Authorities of Wales

History & Culture Wales/Cymru
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

Wales Online
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.

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