Aberdare is a town in the borough of Rhondda Cynon Taf in Glamorgan.
A small village in the middle ages which became a thriving industrial iron and coal town in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Just south of the A465 Heads of the Valleys road
- 1 Aberdare Park. a well-preserved Victorian public park. Sculpture of Sir William T. Lewis (Lord Merthyr).
- 2 St John's Church. ancient parish church original built in 1189
- 1 Dare Valley Country Park.