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Visitor Centre & Events

Cwmcarn Visitor Centre

Cwmcarn Forest boasts a modern visitor centre experience with spacious information point stocked with maps and local information. The contemporary gift shop has a range of quality gifts including Harry Potter merchandise. Raven’s Café offers hot meals and cold snacks along with delicious homemade cakes and a great selection of hot and cold drinks. A meeting room is available to hire for training courses, conferences and meetings.

Raven’s Café

COVID – CAFE TAKEAWAY – Offering a simplified menu of hot and cold food from 10am – 4pm daily (Drinks available between 9.30am – 4.30pm)

Sample a wide range of meals and snacks at Raven’s Cafe – with plentiful seating in the bright and airy interior or choose to dine outside on the decking area, which stretches around the Centre and overlooks the Nantcarn River. The café uses local produce and supports local suppliers whenever possible. Enjoy a slice of homemade cake, hot meal or snack.

Food serving times:

Saturday to Thursday 9.30am to 4.00pm
Friday 9.30am to 3.30pm
(hot and cold drinks are available when food is not being served)

Food served from 9.30am – 4pm (3.30pm on Fridays)
Dogs are welcome providing they are on a short lead don’t venture onto the furniture!

The Visitor Centre is fully DDA compliant and has wheelchair accessible seating on the rear decking. High chairs are available along with baby changing facilities.

Gift Shop

Whether it’s a gift for a friend of family member, we have a selection of products to suit all tastes and budgets. Our product range is a mix of lifestyle and seasonal trends along with a Harry Potter themed corner featuring keepsake boxes and street sign inspired wall art.

Check out our extensive selection of Christmas gifting ideas which offer something different to high street retailers. The Christmas gift and decoration selection is available from mid October.

Meeting Room

Our meeting room can seat up to 60 theatre style, 36 people with tables and 30 people U shape and can accommodate smaller groups for seminars and meetings.

Equipment is available for PowerPoint presentations along with a flipchart.

A vending machine is available in the room for hot drinks when required, charges are based on end of day counter. Delegates are welcome to use the fridge and microwave.

Room hire: £50 half day and £100 full day (ex vat)

Onsite catering is available for groups wishing to use our facilities for training, conferences and meetings. Please call the visitor centre on 01495 272001 for room hire rates and to discuss your requirements.

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