Welcome to one of Britain's most iconic castles
01 Aug - 03 Aug 2014
Join our knowledgeable guides to hear fascinating stories of the castle's architecture and history.
29 Jul - 23 Oct 2014
Steady your arm and try your hand at one of England's oldest skills.
Tour the castle's film locations as our costumed guides regale you with tales of the castle's starring film roles.
09 Aug - 29 Oct 2014
Learn what lies beneath the castle walls. Be warned, this dark adventure is not for the fainthearted...
02 Aug - 07 Aug 2014
Put on your best robe and bring your wand to these magic performances!
29 Jul - 29 Oct 2014
Join the resident costumed artisans of Alnwick Castle for a different medieval craft each day.
Brave the darkness of the dragon's lair before coming face-to-face with the fearsome beast.
Take a tour of the State Rooms and discover the magnificent art and furniture collections.
Simple Minds to perform at Alnwick Castle!
Alnwick Castle 2014 television advert
Posted 20 days ago
Shrovetide Football Match
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Happy St. David's Day!
Posted 150 days ago
Clash of knights at Alnwick Castle
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Filming at Alnwick Castle in July-August 2014
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Good Morning Britain Weather from Alnwick Castle
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Please note that there is major filming taking place at Alnw...
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Good people! Spare a moment to 'like' the photo of Hadrian's Wall at the link be...
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A glorious sunny day at the castle today!
Here is a view into the Inner Bailey...
1066-1315: The first generation of the Percy family in England moved to these shores after the Battle of Hastings.
1315-1403: Border warfare and the rise of Alnwick's teenage knight, Harry Hotspur.
c.1364-1403: Harry Hotspur, Alnwick's most famous son and England's most famous knight.
1413-1670: From battle-hardened warriors to a lover of Anne Boleyn and a gunpowder plotter.
1670-1750: The three year-old Percy heiress, her three marriages and the rise of the Dukes of Somerset.
1740-1786: Restorers of Alnwick Castle; passionate collectors; renowned, fashionable hosts.
1742-1899: A soldier, a volunteer army, Roman antiquities, and a Victoria Cross recipient.
1900-1994: Two World Wars, star-crossed lovers, politics and filmmaking.
Ralph Percy, 12th and current Duke of Northumberland, still lives at Alnwick Castle with his family.