What's on

Crafts with the Company of Artisans

24 Mar - 29 Mar 2016

Try your hand at making medieval crafts with the Company of Artisans.

Closed for winter

01 Nov 2015 - 24 Mar 2016

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

Peterkin the Jester

30 Mar - 01 Apr 2016

Meet the traditional English Fool who 'hath not so much brains as earwax' - havoc and high jinks all round!

Trouvère Minstrels

29 Mar - 31 Mar 2016

Experience the courtly entertainment of medieval music-making with these travelling minstrels.

Medieval Alchemist

24 Mar - 29 Mar 2016

Meet Doctor John Greene, a celebrated medieval alchemist, for wacky experiments!

Opening Times

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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Alnwick Castle

Opening times

 

24th March - 30th October 2016

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

 

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


Accessibility

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
Knight