Tintern: a place of history and heritage

A renowned Magnum photographer records Tintern village life.

Wonderfully romantic with a fascinating history

This historic wharf and slipway is situated at the northern end of Tintern.

Poets, philosophers and the scientific revolution

Tintern and the industrial revolution

Scheduled ancient monument with the remains of a furnace works first active in 1590

Tintern Wireworks, part of over 300 years of iron making

How its industrial purpose embraced tourism

How the threat of nature was turned to an appreciation of its beauty and therapeutic properties

Yet more historic exploration can be made within a few miles of Tintern