Welcome to one of Britain's most iconic castles
24 Jul - 27 Jul 2014
Learn what lies beneath the castle walls. Be warned, this dark adventure is not for the fainthearted...
Take a tour of the State Rooms and discover the magnificent art and furniture collections.
24 Jul - 29 Oct 2014
Join the resident costumed artisans of Alnwick Castle for a different medieval craft each day.
24 Jul - 23 Oct 2014
Steady your arm and try your hand at one of England's oldest skills.
24 Jul - 28 Jul 2014
Join our knowledgeable guides to hear fascinating stories of the castle's architecture and history.
Tour the castle's film locations as our costumed guides regale you with tales of the castle's starring film roles.
Simple Minds to perform at Alnwick Castle!
Alnwick Castle 2014 television advert
Posted 14 days ago
Shrovetide Football Match
Posted 141 days ago
Happy St. David's Day!
Posted 144 days ago
Clash of knights at Alnwick Castle
Posted 9 days ago
Filming at Alnwick Castle in July-August 2014
Posted 15 days ago
Good Morning Britain Weather from Alnwick Castle
Posted 79 days ago
More magical mischief with our Potter-inspired friends from today until Wednesda...
Posted 2 days ago
Tomorrow is the first day of our much-heralded Knights Tournament!
Posted 5 days ago
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.