Welcome to one of Britain's most iconic castles
30 Oct - 26 Mar 2015
Alnwick Castle will reopen for the new season on 27th March 2015.
01 Oct - 29 Oct 2014
Learn what lies beneath the castle walls. Be warned, this dark adventure is not for the fainthearted...
Join the resident costumed artisans of Alnwick Castle for a different medieval craft each day.
Join our knowledgeable guides to hear fascinating stories of the castle's architecture and history.
Click here for full information on our magnificent Christmas parties
Alnwick Castle 2014 television advert
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Shrovetide Football Match
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Happy St. David's Day!
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Group visits to Alnwick Castle in 2015
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World War One commemorated
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Clash of knights at Alnwick Castle
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VOTE FOR NORTHUMBERLAND
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ALNWICK-DOTE OF THE WEEK
--Today in 1399--
Henry Percy, Earl of Northumberland...
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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.