Opening Times



Please note that both castle and grounds will be closed on

Monday 28th and Tuesday 29th April 2014 to ALL VISITORS

this includes Season Ticket Holders and All Other Membership Ticket Holders.

From 29th March 2014 the Castle, Galleries, Gardens & Restaurant open daily 10.30am – 5.00pm**;

Castle Tours         12.15 p.m.  1.15 p.m.  2.15pm ***

Winter: During the winter months the Castle is closed for essential maintenance and repairs, however it is open for special events, please see our Events Listing page for details.

Dogs welcome on leads.

**Gardens maybe closed in high winds or adverse weather conditions to all visitors to ensure visitor safety.

***Please note that castle tours may be restricted when wedding ceremonies take place in the Great Hall; please phone 01437 751369 to confirm tour times.