Cymdeithas Aberaeron Society is a private company limited by guarantee (7641820) and a registered charity (1145491). Its registered address is Y Faenol, Lampeter Rd, Aberaeron, SA46 0ED. It was set up to continue the work of the 2007 Aberaeron Bicentenary community heritage project. The Bicentenary project was funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and included the Aberaeron Town Trail and plaques; traditional skills workshops; schools projects; an oral history project; the Aberaeron 2007 Exhibition and an Exhibition of Quilting and Needlework by Aberaeron women. The project was the all-Wales winner for the 2008 Nationwide Community and Heritage Awards. Cymdeithas is run entirely by volunteers and depends on income from membership fees, donations and fund-raising to fund its activities. Join us

Our Aims

Cymdeithas Aberaeron Society (CAS) aims to present and interpret the history and heritage of Aberaeron so that more people can enjoy this lovely town. CAS works across all sectors and groups, encouraging capacity building through participation, access to skills development and opportunities for working with other individuals and groups. We aim to

  • attract a proactive membership that is continually growing, developing and participating in a wide range of activities and events
  • encourage residents and visitors in Aberaeron and the surrounding area to become involved in activities and events
  • become a focal point for community events in Aberaeron, working in partnership with other organisations and societies
  • work towards establishing a permanent space for the Aberaeron Exhibition and other community activities such as heritage, historical, education, and social events
  • achieve a reputation for attracting project funding and delivering high quality, well managed activities and events