You can plan your own event on Dylan Day using the useful resources below.

Find posters, social media cover posters, and downloads, HERE.



Discover Dylan Thomas

Dylan Thomas Centre

National Library of Wales

BBC Dylan Thomas

BBC iWonder Guides to Dylan Thomas

Dylan Thomas 100

Dylan Thomas News

Dictionary of Welsh Biography

Poetry Foundation Dylan Thomas

The Life of Dylan Thomas (British Council videos)

British Council Dylan Thomas Centenary Celebration live streamed event with Hannah Ellis and Guy Masterson

Dylan Thomas and his aunties (family history)

National Portrait Gallery (portraits of Dylan Thomas)

Story of Caedmon Records (recordings of Dylan Thomas)

The Dylan Thomas Guy (book store)

Dylan Thomas Society of Great Britain

Dylan Thomas Society of Australia



Here is a wealth of useful educational resources to introduce young people to Dylan Thomas.


Rock and Roll Poet

British Council Dylan Thomas 100 Education Pack (English and Welsh language)

British Council Teaching English Dylan Thomas resources

University of Wales Trinity Saint David (Dylan Thomas)

Benjamin Zephaniah reads ‘Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night’

Mr Mahli’s Shed by Laura Sheldon book and resources



Visiting a place associated with Dylan Thomas can be a very special experience, from Swansea and Laugharne to Oxford and Cornwall, and London and New York. Visit a building connected to Dylan or take a Dylan Thomas inspired walk and follow in his footsteps.

Visit Wales

An Article About Festivals in Wales at



Dylan Thomas Birthplace

Dylan Thomas Centre



Discover Carmarthenshire




The Dylan Thomas Birthday Walk

Dylan Thomas Boathouse

Brown’s Hotel



Discover Ceredigion


New Quay

The Dylan Thomas Trail

Dylan Thomas’ New Quay



London Literary Pub Crawl

Westminster Abbey Dylan Thomas memorial stone

London Welsh Centre



Oxford Historical and Literary Walks and Talks



Dylan Thomas Trail in Donegal


New York

Dylan Thomas Walking Tour of Greenwich Village

Dylan Thomas Walking Tour of Greenwich Village, New York App

92nd Street Y

Chelsea Hotel


For more information about how to get involved on International Dylan Thomas Day, please contact Literature Wales: 02920 472266 /

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