Berry Pomeroy Castle

Berry Pomeroy Castle is now open Weds - Sun. You will need to book your timed tickets in advance and tickets are available to book now. We have introduced limits on visitor numbers to help keep everyone safe, and you won’t be able to visit without your booking confirmation. If you’re a Member, your ticket will be free, but you still need to book in advance. There will be other new steps in place to ensure everyone’s safety, so your visit maybe a little different.

What you need to know

We've made some changes to help keep you safe, and things might be a little different when you visit. Here's everything you need to know.

  • Do we need to Book?

    Advance booking is now essential. We have introduced limits on visitor numbers to help keep everyone safe, and you won’t be able to visit without your booking confirmation. If you’re a Member, your ticket will be free, but you still need to book in advance. Make sure you've read our ticketing FAQ before you book.

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    Booking FAQs

  • What parts of the site are closed?
    • Gatehouse - The Gatehouse and St Margaret's Tower are open but there is no access to the three gun emplacements.
    • East Terrace - The East Terrace will remain closed. 
  • What changes have you made to your facilities?
    • Shop - The shop will be open, but there will be limits on the number of people allowed in. A one-way route may also be in place.
    • Toilets - The toilets will be open and cleaned throughout the day. Hand sanitiser will be available where necessary
  • How are you keeping us safe?

    We've made a number of changes to help keep you safe. Although things might be a little different when you visit, you’ll still be able to enjoy exploring the places where history really happened. And you’ll still be given a warm and safe welcome by our friendly – if socially distant – staff and volunteers.

    You can visit our reopening page for information on general safety measures we've taken to help keep you safe.

    General Safety Information

  • Do I need to wear a face covering?

    Face coverings must be worn in all indoor areas. We won't be able to provide you with a face covering, so please come prepared so you don't miss out.

Things to See and Do

  • Defending the castle

  • The Elizabethan House

  • The Great Hall

  • Explore the first floor

  • The Pomeroys and Seymours

  • Cooking 17th century style

  • Listen to the audio tour

  • Woodland walks

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