Tintagel Castle

Please be advised that Tintagel Castle will be closed all day on 17, 18, and 19 October, and open mornings only (10am – 1pm, last entry 12 noon) on 15 and 16 October. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. The site will be fully open from Friday 20 October, ready for the half term holidays.

Guidebook: Tintagel Castle

Price: £5.00

 Tintagel Castle Timeline

3rd-4th centuries ADRoman Activity

Finds of pottery, early coins and two Roman inscribed pillars suggest activity on the headland.

Roman milestone found in Tintagel parish churchyard

450-650Trading Centre

Tintagel is a rich and important site, trading with the Mediterranean world. The headland is covered with many small rectangular buildings.

Find out more about the history of Tintagel

Reconstruction of Tintagel in about 700 by Liam Wales

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