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 an online 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. Then, subject to availability, there will be walk up tickets available.
You are booking a day ticket and can arrive at any time within our opening hours, and stay for as long as you like.
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.
Your booking is for the site/event only and does not guarantee a car parking space, which may carry an additional charge.
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.
Mobility / Older Visitors
Accessible ToiletsAdult Changing AreaHandrailsEasy-use CutleryAssistance Dogs WelcomeWheelchair LoanSite FoldersDog Bowl and ToiletingDrinking water for dogs is provided at the Site Administration Building.Wheelchair AccessAccess ramp to shop.Entrance / Set DownDunstanburgh Castle is approx 1 mile from the car park by foot across uneven ground.Disabled ParkingTwo reserved spaces at Craster, 1.3 miles from Castle. Not managed by English Heritage.OnSite TransportNoStairsSpiral stairs in Gatehouse. No alternative access to upper floors of Gatehouse.Lift AccessNoSeating And RestpointsBenches are dotted around the site.Pathways Surface And GradientspathsSurfaceGradients
Blind / Visually Impaired
Accessible ToiletsHandrailsAssistance Dogs WelcomeBraille GuidesBraille SignageTorchesDog Bowl and ToiletingDrinking water for dogs is provided at the Site Administration Building.Handling ObjectsNoAudio ToursNoTactile ModelsNoAreas Of Low LightingNo artificial lighting to site. Caution necessary in poor natural light.Colour ContrastsYes, within Gatehouse.Large PrintNo
Deaf / Hard of Hearing
Assistance Dogs WelcomeVibrating Fire AlarmsTour TranscriptsFilm SubtitlesBSL ToursAudio Installation TranscriptsDog Bowl and ToiletingDrinking water for dogs is provided at the Site Administration Building.Induction LoopsNo
Accessible ToiletsAdult Changing AreaEasy-use CutleryHandling ObjectsNoLarge Print MaterialNo
Culinary / Dietary
Easy-use CutleryBottle / Food WarmingHigh Chairs
Health And Safety
Deep WaterHigh cliffs and deep water to north and east of site. High walls and historic remains can be hazardous.Trip HazardThe whole site has uneven ground and potential trip hazards.Sheer DropCliffs to north of site are fenced off.Slip HazardThe whole site has uneven ground and potential trip hazards.Steep SlopeGrassed slopes on site.Steep StairsOver 100 stairs to top of the Keep.Uneven GroundThe whole site has uneven ground and potential trip hazards.