county town and community in Carmarthenshire, Wales
Carmarthen town centre
|Location within Carmarthenshire|
|OS grid reference|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Postcode district||SA31, SA32, SA33|
|Fire||Mid and West Wales|
The town's name in Welsh means Merlin's fort or Sea-town fort.
It has a castle, Carmarthen Castle.
Carmarthen is twinned with:
Carmarthen viewed from Lesneven Bridge