In 1797, Fishguard was subject to an invasion by the French but this was
A really good view of the town and its harbour is available from the old
Napoleonic fort to the east. A parking and picnic area for the fort is
just off the main A487.
The Fishguard Folk Festival is held over a weekend in early summer.
Nearby is the fishing village of Lower Fishguard where the movie of Dylan
Thomas's Under Milk Wood was shot.