Welcome to one of Britain's most iconic castles
18 Sep - 30 Oct 2016
Tour the castle's film locations with an entertaining costumed guide!
22 Oct - 30 Oct 2016
Join us at Alnwick Castle this Halloween and be spellbound by all the mystery and magic.
Join our knowledgeable guides to hear fascinating stories of the castle's architecture and history.
Learn how to master your broom with our resident wizard professors!
18 Sep - 21 Oct 2016
Take a tour of the State Rooms and discover the magnificent art and furniture collections.
18 Sep - 29 Oct 2016
Learn what lies beneath the castle walls. Be warned, this dark adventure is not for the fainthearted...
Watch this space for all the exciting events planned for 2016!
Timeline: The Battle of Shrewsbury, July 1403 (Part 2)
Posted 63 days ago
Timeline: The Battle of Shrewsbury, July 1403 (Part 1)
The Battle Of Jutland: 31 May 1916
Posted 117 days ago
Loose Cannon Event
Posted over a year ago
Downton Abbey Christmas special announced
Downton Abbey came to Alnwick Castle
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.