There's a fairytale quality to Bolsover Castle that makes it a firm favourite with anyone looking for a great value day out in the East Midlands. Highlights include the sumptuously painted walls and ceilings of the Little Castle, intricately carved fireplaces and the magnificent indoor Riding House.
Enter the wonderful world of Sir William Cavendish for spectacular castle rooms, cavalier capers and horsing around as Bolsover Castle takes you back to the 1630's like never before! Over the winter of 2013/14, Bolsover Castle underwent an exciting £1.3million project of building, furnishing and interpretation. Come and see the new Bolsover Castle for yourself!
Sat 29 Nov 2014
Join our eerie evening tour around Bolsover Castle and hear tales of dark deeds, ghostly apparitions and scary happenings. (Over 16s only).
Knights and Princesses Academy
Mon 9 - Fri 13 Feb 2015
Polish your armour and dust off your tiara, it’s time to learn the tools of the trade as you become a knight or princess for the day.
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Castle Street, Bolsover, Derbyshire - S44 6PR
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Suitable for weddings and corporate functions