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.
25 Oct - 29 Oct 2014
Learn how to master your broom with our resident wizard professors!
28 Oct - 29 Oct 2014
Experience the courtly entertainment of medieval music-making with these travelling minstrels.
Join us for a night of uproarious improvised comedy with The Suggestibles!
National Poetry Day
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Alnwick Castle 2014 television advert
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Downton Abbey came to Alnwick Castle
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World War One commemorated
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Clash of knights at Alnwick Castle
Posted 103 days ago
Some beautiful photos of Francesca and Mark's wedding at the castle this Septemb...
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ALNWICK CASTLE WEDDING FAIR
Join us at 5.00-8.00pm on 13th November to see the...
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The Inner Bailey looking beautiful in the morning sun :)
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.