UNLIMITED ACCESS TO OVER 400 HISTORIC PLACES
Live and breathe the story of England at royal castles, historic gardens, forts & defences, world-famous prehistoric sites and many others.
Parking for approx. 100 cars situated 50-100 metres from site. This car park may get full on event days or peak viewing times. Parking costs £2 per car, refundable on admission to the castle. Additional off site parking located in the town of Carisbrooke (not managed by English Heritage).
Delightful tea room serving a selection of locally produced hot and cold food including sandwiches, cakes, hot and cold beverages. The tea room closes one hour before the castle's advertised closing time.
Dogs on leads are allowed, but not in museum. Assistance dogs welcome.
'Step Inside' guides available with specific events throughout the year
Some cars may be on site to access the disabled parking, please telephone the site on 01983522107 for more information. The wall walk takes place at height (handrails provided).
English Heritage welcomes amateur photographers to our sites and we hope you will share your pictures of your visit with us on social media.
If you are looking to use one of our sites for commercial, corporate or professional photography or as a filming location, please contact our filming team as soon as possible to check availability and acquire the relevant permissions and paperwork.
Due to the delicate nature of our sites, English Heritage does not permit drone flying from or over sites in our care, except by contractors or partners undertaking flights for a specific purpose, who satisfy stringent CAA criteria, have the correct insurances and permissions, and are operating under controlled conditions.