Access at Barnard Castle

Access information for the site is listed below. For more information, or if you have particular access needs, please contact us before you visit. Please note that some facilities may require booking in advance.

Mobility/Older Visitors
Wheelchair Loan
No
Mobility Scooter Loan
No
Site Folders
No
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Adult Changing Area
No
Handrails
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Wheelchair Access
Level access with ramps in places.
Entrance/Set Down
Visitors with limited mobility may be set down at the main gate.
Disabled Parking
No
Onsite Transport
No
Stairs
Stairs in Round Tower and to ditches.
Lift Access
No
Seating and Rest Points
Benches in the garden and Town Ward.
Pathways: Surface and Gradients
Fairly smooth grass and compacted gravel paths.
Dog Bowl and Toileting
Dog bowl outside shop.
Blind/Visually Impaired
Braille Guides
No
Braille Signage
No
Handrails
No
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Torches
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Sensory Experiences
Sensory garden with tactile and aromatic experiences.
Audio Tours
No
Site Tours
No
Handling Objects
No
Tactile Models
No
Areas of Low Lighting
None
Colour Contrasts
No
Large Print
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
Dog bowl outside shop.
Deaf/Hard of Hearing
Vibrating Fire Alarms
No
Tour Transcripts
No
Film Subtitles
No
BSL Tours
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Induction Loops
No
Audio Installation Transcripts
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
Dog bowl outside shop.
Learning Difficulties
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Adult Changing Area
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Basic language Audio Tours
No
Easy Read Material
No
Large Print Material
No
Dyslexia Friendly Material
No
Sensory Experiences
Sensory garden with tactile and aromatic experiences.
Handling Objects
No
Culinary/Dietary
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Bottle/Food Warming
No
Child Size Portions
No
Highchairs
No
Special Diets
No Information Available
Health and Safety
Deep Water
No
Trip Hazard
Beware of rabbit holes!
Sheer Drop
No Information Available
Slip Hazard
Grass and stone surfaces may be slippery when wet.
Steep Slope
Deep ditches.
Steep Stairs
Narrow spiral staircase in Round Tower.
Beware of Traffic
No Information Available
Uneven Ground
Mainly grass and mostly flat. Short gravel path at entrance and cobbled area at gate leading to garden.

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Barnard Castle

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Scar Top, Barnard Castle, Durham, DL12 8PR
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