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 ToiletingThere is a dog bowl filled with water next to the entrance.Wheelchair AccessWe have portable ramps to access the site (there is a step up from the shop to the site), but this only allows access to part of the site due to steps and uneven surfaces.Entrance / Set DownNoDisabled ParkingNo separately allocated disabled parking spaces.OnSite TransportNoStairsSeveral flights of three or four stairs. No other way round and several raised steps in doorways. One longer staircase to boiler room (not accessible to public).Lift AccessNoSeating And RestpointsTwo benches, one near the entrance and the other at the far end of the site.Pathways Surface And GradientspathsSurfaceGradients
Blind / Visually Impaired
Accessible ToiletsHandrailsAssistance Dogs WelcomeBraille GuidesBraille SignageTorchesSensory ExperiencesNo special plants on-site, although being in the country there is birdsong, sheep bleating etc.Dog Bowl and ToiletingThere is a dog bowl filled with water next to the entrance.Handling ObjectsNoAudio ToursNoSite ToursNoTactile ModelsNoAreas Of Low LightingThere is an undercroft, which it has access to natural light. A passageway leading off is somewhat darker.Colour ContrastsNoLarge PrintNo
Deaf / Hard of Hearing
Assistance Dogs WelcomeVibrating Fire AlarmsTour TranscriptsFilm SubtitlesBSL ToursAudio Installation TranscriptsDog Bowl and ToiletingThere is a dog bowl filled with water next to the entrance.Induction LoopsNo
Accessible ToiletsAdult Changing AreaEasy-use CutlerySensory ExperiencesNo special plants on-site, although being in the country there is birdsong, sheep bleating etc.Handling ObjectsNoEasy Read MaterialNoLarge Print MaterialNo
Culinary / Dietary
Easy-use CutleryBottle / Food WarmingHigh Chairs
Health And Safety
Deep WaterNone on siteTrip HazardWe have historic steps, low ruined walls (though not hidden), uneven grass surfaces and sometimes the rabbits like to dig up part of the grounds.Sheer DropOnly drop is down longer staircase to boiler room. It has railings round the top.Slip HazardFlagstones in transepts can become very slippery when wet, as can the stonework around the site.Steep SlopeOne small bank.Steep StairsSpiral staircase to upper level not open to public.Beware Of TrafficTraffic in the car parksUneven GroundThe grassed surface of the site is uneven, protruding stonework can constitute a trip hazard.