Access at Rochester 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
Yes
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Wheelchair Access
No
Entrance/Set Down
No Information Available
Disabled Parking
There are a number of disabled parking spaces located at the bottom of Epaul Lane.
Onsite Transport
No
Stairs
There is a 144 step spiral staircase leading to the top of the castle, and a 50 step climb into the shop. There are a total of 215 steps across the entire site.
Lift Access
No
Seating and Rest Points
There are a number of benches located around the keep of the castle.
Pathways: Surface and Gradients
No Information Available
Dog Bowl and Toileting
No
Blind/Visually Impaired
Braille Guides
No
Braille Signage
No
Handrails
Yes
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Torches
Yes
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Sensory Experiences
No
Audio Tours
Yes
Site Tours
No
Handling Objects
No
Tactile Models
No
Areas of Low Lighting
On a bright day eyes may take a while to adjust to light levels in keep.
Colour Contrasts
No
Large Print
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
No
Deaf/Hard of Hearing
Vibrating Fire Alarms
No
Tour Transcripts
Yes
Film Subtitles
No
BSL Tours
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Induction Loops
Induction loops are available within the shop.
Audio Installation Transcripts
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
No
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
No
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 Information Available
Trip Hazard
No Information Available
Sheer Drop
No Information Available
Slip Hazard
No Information Available
Steep Slope
No Information Available
Steep Stairs
There is a steep spiral staircase consisting of 144 steps.
Beware of Traffic
No Information Available
Uneven Ground
Uneven surfaces across the site.

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Rochester Castle

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Kent, ME1 1SW
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