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Closed for winter

01 Nov 2015 - 24 Mar 2016

Alnwick Castle will reopen for the new season on 24th March 2016.

Opening Times

Alnwick Castle
There is so much to see and do at Alnwick Castle - too much to see in one day!

Enjoy unlimited free visits to Alnwick Castle for 12 months by validating your ticket in Admissions, at no extra cost.

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Jesting with Zooted Alnwick Castle

Opening times


27th March - 1st November 2015 (closed 25th July for a private event)

Daily, 10.00am-5.30pm

Castle attractions  
Ticket sales 10.00am - 3.45pm (passes can be unlocked up until 4.00pm)
Grounds and museums 10.00am-5.30pm; last entry 4.15pm
State Rooms 10.30am-4.30pm; last entry 4.00pm*
*Please note the Chapel closes at 2.30pm daily
Knight's Quest and Dragon Quest 10.00am-5.00pm


Eat & Drink  
Courtyard Café 10.00am-4.00pm
Stables Fryery 11.00am-3.00pm
Courtyard Barbeque Seasonal opening times vary


Castle Gift Shop 10.00am-5.00pm
The Gift Shop Daily opening times vary


Wheelchair access is unfortunately limited in places due to the historic nature of the site, please ask a member of staff for advice. Free wheelchair and mobility scooter hire is available from Admissions.

Dogs (with the exception of assistance dogs) are not permitted in the castle and grounds. Please click here for our full access statement.

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State Rooms
Broomstick Training