Access at Etal 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
No
Adult Changing Area
No
Handrails
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Wheelchair Access
Wheelchair users have full access to shop and exhibition area, but the ground surface outside is uneven and a companion is advised. There is a flat, grit path to the entrance.
Entrance/Set Down
Visitors with limited mobility may be set down 10 metres from the entrance.
Disabled Parking
No dedicated parking spaces, but the car park is close to the entrance.
Onsite Transport
No Information Available
Stairs
No stairs, but there are two small steps into the Tower House.
Lift Access
No Information Available
Seating and Rest Points
No
Pathways: Surface and Gradients
Undulating and uneven grass, with some rabbit holes and molehills.
Dog Bowl and Toileting
A dog water bowl is available.
Blind/Visually Impaired
Braille Guides
No
Braille Signage
No
Handrails
No
Accessible Toilets
No
Torches
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Sensory Experiences
No
Audio Tours
No
Site Tours
No
Handling Objects
No Information Available
Tactile Models
No
Areas of Low Lighting
Some low light areas located in the gate houses.
Colour Contrasts
No Information Available
Large Print
No Information Available
Dog Bowl and Toileting
A dog water bowl is available.
Deaf/Hard of Hearing
Vibrating Fire Alarms
No
Tour Transcripts
No
Film Subtitles
No
BSL Tours
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Induction Loops
No Information Available
Audio Installation Transcripts
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
A dog water bowl is available.
Learning Difficulties
Accessible Toilets
No
Adult Changing Area
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Basic language Audio Tours
No Information Available
Easy Read Material
No Information Available
Large Print Material
No Information Available
Dyslexia Friendly Material
No Information Available
Sensory Experiences
No
Handling Objects
No Information Available
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 Information Available
Trip Hazard
Occasional rabbit holes and uneven long grass.
Sheer Drop
No
Slip Hazard
Grass may be slippery when wet.
Steep Slope
No
Steep Stairs
No
Beware of Traffic
No Information Available
Uneven Ground
Uneven grassed areas throughout the site.

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Etal Castle

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Cornhill on Tweed, Northumberland, TD12 4TN
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