Welsh Culture and History

Begin exploring with the following sites:

NINNAU & Y DRYCH - Our North American Welsh Newspaper, providing complete coverage of the North American Welsh community.

Casgliad Y Werin Cymru
(People's Collection Wales)

People's Collection of Wales is a website full of fascinating photographs, sound recordings, documents, videos and stories about the history and heritage of Wales and its people, it is the first of its kind in Wales.

Smithsonian Cultural Connections with Wales - at the Smithsonian, Washington DC,  including the 2007 Folklife festival which featured Wales.

Welsh Icons

Arrays of images representing "all things Welsh" arranged in categories, linked to background information about each. The most comprehensive categories are, rather fittingly, Welsh writers and Welsh musicians.

Great Plains Welsh Heritage Project

(Wymore, NE) An active organization and museum that preserves, interprets and celebrates the history and contributions of Welsh pioneers on the North American prairies, to further public understanding and appreciation of America’s ethnic and cultural diversity.

A History of the Rhondda Valleys

A complete pictorial history of the Rhondda collieries and much more.