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Barry is a vibrant coastal town with a bustling High Street, gorgeous parks and the Goodsheds and Innovation Quarter – a shopping, eating and relaxing destination featuring independent businesses in an industrial heritage setting. Please see our Barry Shopping page for lots of ideas of where to visit.

Nearby is Porthkerry Country Park, a haven for wildlife with a café and digital AR trail.

Barry Island is famous for its golden beaches, family amusements, colourful beach huts and, of course, “Gavin & Stacey”.

Don’t miss

  • The Goodsheds & Innovation Quarter
  • Romilly Park & the Knap Lake
  • Fonmon Castle Park & Gardens
  • Barry Tourist Railway & War Museum
  • RNLI Visitor Centre
  • Barry Island Pleasure Park
  • Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf
  • Beach Huts & Climbing Wall
  • Porthkerry Country Park
  • Wales Coast Path & Vale Trail 4

For more information about Barry and Barry Island, take a look at a feature from Visit Wales exploring all the great things available.

Organising a group visit to Barry Island? Great, take a look at our Group Guide to Barry Island to help you plan your trip.

Please see our Telling Stories in Barry page to explore the myths and legends of the history of Barry.

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#GŵylFachYFro returns to #BarryIsland this weekend. A wonderful celebration of Welsh language and culture including a stage packed with amazing performers, arts, crafts, workshops, street food and more, all overlooking the beach at Barry Island. #Croesoipawb #EveryonesWelcome @menterbromorgannwg @gwylfachyfro
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Diwrnod arbennig yn dathlu Dydd Gŵyl Dewi yn Y Barri heddiw. Wonderful day celebrating St.David's Day in Barry today. What wonderful voices we have here in Wales. Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus Pawb. Happy St.David's Day everyone. #pethaubychain #stdavidsday #dyddgwyldewi #dyddgwyldewihapus #ybarri #barry @walesdotcom @croesocymru @barrymalevoicechoir @_sorela_
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Stunning night skies at the Knap, Barry by @berrenphotography 😍 #skies #shootingstars #barry #stars #starryskies @visitwales @southernwales
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We're celebrating #stdavidsday in #Barry with lots of choirs and musicians, street entertainers and a Welsh Craft market. Come and join us 😊 #dyddgwyldewi #StDavidsDay #cymru #celebrate #barry
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Celebrate #Valentines at #BarryIsland this February. #BarryLoveIsland #HeartArt #NatureLoveTrail #HeartArch find out more at visitthevale.com #Romance #Valentines #Declaration #Heart #showthemyoulovethem
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Friday Morning at Old Harbour, Barry. #barry #barryisland #valeofglamorgan
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Barry Island in the beautiful crisp winter sun. Just perfect #wintersun #BarryIsland #beach #walescoastpath
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Loving the sunset vibes by @raffi_the_daxie enjoying Watchtower Bay in Barry #BarryIsland #Barry #dogsofinstagram #paws #pawsinthevale #dogsofinstagram gsonbeach
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Another wonderful shot of Barry Island by Paul Murphy. #barryisland #photography #travel #nightsky
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Happy Sunday from the Vale Countryside #valeofglamorgan #barry
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#christmascountdown King Square all lit up. #Barry #shoplocal https://www.visitthevale.com/towns/barry-barry-island
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