The Celts

Celts

The Celts have left a lasting mark on the cultural traditions of Wales.

The people

The migration from central Europe began in around 1,000 BC.

Celtic languages

Evidence of the Celts' movements is found, partly through studying linguistic patterns.


History blog

Explore the celebrated and lesser-known incidents in Welsh history, watch rare clips from BBC Wales' own archive, find out about history events in Wales.

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Family history

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Getting started

Tracing your Welsh roots? Pick up some tips in our guides.

Migration

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The Welsh in Patagonia

In 1865, the Mimosa, a tea-clipper set sail for South America.

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