Aydon Castle

Access at Aydon Castle

Advanced booking

You don’t need to book your visit in advance, but you will always get the best price and guaranteed entry by booking online ahead of your visit. The prices shown here include a discount. The admission price will be higher if you choose to pay on the day you visit.

You can book your advance ticket online up to 8.45am on the day you want to visit.

Your booking is for the site/event only and does not guarantee a car parking space, which may carry an additional charge.

You can arrive anytime from the time slot you book, and stay as long as you like.

If you are a Member and wish to book, your ticket will still be free. Please remember to bring your English Heritage membership card with you. Members are able to book tickets for those included in the membership only. Any additional bookings made will be chargeable on site.

Some of our sites can get very busy, especially on Bank Holidays. Our busiest times are between 11am and 2pm, so if you prefer to visit at a quieter time you may wish to visit outside of these hours.

Please remember to bring your booking confirmation with you when you visit.

You can currently book for visits up to 31 October 2021, when the site will close for the winter.

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Mobility / Older Visitors
Accessible Toilets
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Adult Changing Area
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Handrails
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Easy-use Cutlery
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Assistance Dogs Welcome
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Wheelchair Loan
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Site Folders
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Dog Bowl and Toileting
Water for dogs available outside the site shop.
Wheelchair Access
Wheelchair access is limited to the ground floor.
Entrance / Set Down
Visitors with limited mobility can be set down at the Castle entrance.
Disabled Parking
Six disabled-parking spaces.
OnSite Transport
No.
Stairs
Some stairs to access the Great Hall and battlements.
Lift Access
Not applicable.
Seating And Restpoints
Seating available in the main grass area and orchard also in main castle.
Pathways Surface And Gradients
Pathways are grass, gravel and stone.
Blind / Visually Impaired
Accessible Toilets
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Handrails
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Assistance Dogs Welcome
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Braille Guides
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Braille Signage
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Torches
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Dog Bowl and Toileting
Water for dogs available outside the site shop.
Handling Objects
No
Audio Tours
No
Areas Of Low Lighting
None
Colour Contrasts
None
Large Print
No.
Deaf / Hard of Hearing
Assistance Dogs Welcome
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Vibrating Fire Alarms
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Tour Transcripts
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Film Subtitles
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BSL Tours
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Audio Installation Transcripts
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Dog Bowl and Toileting
Water for dogs available outside the site shop.
Induction Loops
Induction loop located in the shop.
Learning Difficulties
Accessible Toilets
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Adult Changing Area
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Easy-use Cutlery
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Handling Objects
No
Easy Read Material
No
Large Print Material
No.
Culinary / Dietary
Easy-use Cutlery
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Bottle / Food Warming
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High Chairs
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Health And Safety
Slip Hazard
Grass may be slippery when wet.
Steep Slope
Some slopes on the outside walkway.
Uneven Ground
Rough grass in places.
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