Access at Prudhoe 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
Yes
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Adult Changing Area
No
Handrails
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Wheelchair Access
Ground floor of the house is accessible via ramp. Access to upper floor of manor house and chapel is up steep steps. Grounds accessed on compacted gravel and smooth grass, but manual wheelchair users may wish to bring an assistant. Steep slopes can be avoided. Some small steps.
Entrance/Set Down
Disabled drivers may park within the castle in front of the house. Please call in advance.
Disabled Parking
Two disabled car spaces on site. Please call to reserve. Access is through the Keep at the rear of the building.
Onsite Transport
No
Stairs
Access to upper floor of manor house and chapel is up steep steps.
Lift Access
No
Seating and Rest Points
Seats in manor house.
Pathways: Surface and Gradients
Cobble stones, gravel, and grass surfaces. Manual wheelchair users may wish to bring an assistant. Steep slopes can be avoided, some small steps.
Dog Bowl and Toileting
Dog bowl next to entrance door, dog waste bags available please ask a member of staff.
Blind/Visually Impaired
Braille Guides
Yes
Braille Signage
No
Handrails
No
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Torches
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Sensory Experiences
Birdsong
Audio Tours
No
Site Tours
No Information Available
Handling Objects
No
Tactile Models
No
Areas of Low Lighting
No
Colour Contrasts
No.
Large Print
Yes, booklet in exhibition room.
Dog Bowl and Toileting
Dog bowl next to entrance door, dog waste bags available please ask a member of staff.
Deaf/Hard of Hearing
Vibrating Fire Alarms
No
Tour Transcripts
No
Film Subtitles
No
BSL Tours
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Induction Loops
Located at the shop
Audio Installation Transcripts
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
Dog bowl next to entrance door, dog waste bags available please ask a member of staff.
Learning Difficulties
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Adult Changing Area
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Basic language Audio Tours
No Information Available
Easy Read Material
Braille information booklet and large print booklet in exhibition
Large Print Material
Yes, booklet in exhibition room.
Dyslexia Friendly Material
No
Sensory Experiences
Birdsong
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
Mill pond at the entrance.
Trip Hazard
Historic steps; ruined walls; long grass; uneven surfaces eg rabbit holes and cobblestones can be hazardous.
Sheer Drop
No Information Available
Slip Hazard
Cobblestones and grass may be dangerous when wet.
Steep Slope
Steep slope leading into castle.
Steep Stairs
Access to upper floor of manor house and chapel is up steep steps.
Beware of Traffic
Yes, small amount
Uneven Ground
Yes

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Prudhoe Castle

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Castle View, Prudhoe, Northumberland, NE42 6NA
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