Welcome to one of Britain's most iconic castles
30 Oct 2014 - 26 Mar 2015
Alnwick Castle will reopen for the new season on 27th March 2015.
Join us when the castle reopens on 27th March 2015!
We will remember them
Posted 17 days ago
National Poetry Day
Posted 57 days ago
Posted 59 days ago
Downton Abbey Christmas special announced
Posted 3 days ago
Downton Abbey came to Alnwick Castle
Posted 78 days ago
World War One commemorated
Posted 80 days ago
"We filmed at Alnwick Castle for two weeks, which was just stunning, a really be...
Posted 2 days ago
We are all so excited to watch this year's Downton Abbey Christmas special, much...
Posted 8 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.