Welcome to one of Britain's most iconic castles
06 Sep - 13 Sep 2016
Take a tour of the State Rooms and discover the magnificent art and furniture collections.
20 Jun - 13 Sep 2016
Learn how to master your broom with our resident wizard professors!
21 Jun - 13 Sep 2016
Learn what lies beneath the castle walls. Be warned, this dark adventure is not for the fainthearted...
14 Sep - 16 Sep 2016
Alnwick Castle will be closed on the 14th, 15th and 16th September 2016
24 Mar - 13 Sep 2016
Join our knowledgeable guides to hear fascinating stories of the castle's architecture and history.
Tour the castle's film locations with an entertaining costumed guide!
22 Aug - 24 Aug 2016
Watch demonstrations of one of medieval Britain's most powerful weapons - the longbow.
Step behind the scenes of the Christmas episode in our new exhibition.
Timeline: The Battle of Shrewsbury, July 1403 (Part 2)
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Timeline: The Battle of Shrewsbury, July 1403 (Part 1)
The Battle Of Jutland: 31 May 1916
Posted 55 days ago
Loose Cannon Event
Posted 351 days ago
Downton Abbey Christmas special announced
Posted over a year ago
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.