Porth Wen Brickworks is a pretty special place if you're into abandoned buildings and places. This hidden gem is an old brickworks which was left abandoned quite a few years ago.
It's just an abandoned works with no information about it on display about its previous use, however for photographers it is a diamond in the rough! At the right time with the right light the colours are absolutely amazing.
Truly fascinating brick works ruins on a stunning beach. It's hard to find somewhere to park, and it's a bit of a tricky walk down, but well worth it. It's like something straight out of uncharted or tomb raider! – Google Review
If you're lucky enough to park at the closest possible point, you'll have to walk around 15-20 minutes on a steep downhill to Porth Wen Brickworks. Overall, there are great photo opportunities especially if you visit at a quiet time.
Things to know before visiting Porth Wen Brickworks
Parking is available at Porth Wen Brickworks however it is very limited so it's best to get there early.
This hidden gem is dog-friendly!
It's about a 20 minute walk from the nearest parking spaces.
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