Portland Castle

Group Visits to Portland Castle

Find all the information you need for your group visit, including discounts available, how to book, guided tour information (if applicable) and coach parking facilities.

Booking Information

Contact the site for a Group Booking Form. 15% discount for groups of 11 or more visitors paying together. Free entry for coach driver and tour leader.

Average Length of Visit - 2 1/2 hours.

If you’re a group organiser or part of the travel trade, visit Group Travel Support for more information about organising group visits to our properties. You’ll also find our top property picks for groups and inspirational itineraries to help you plan your next trip.

Coach Parking

Free parking for up to 3 coaches.

Guided Tours

Introductory Talk
This short talk includes a brief historical overview of the castle and highlights particular points of interest, so that you can make the most of your visit.

Duration: Max 20 mins.

Price: Included in normal admission price

Minimum-maximum pax: 11-30

Advance booking required.

Call to book: 01305 820539.

Tour of Castle & Grounds
A guided walk around Portland Castle and its Contemporary Heritage Garden with a member of our Visitor Operations Staff, who know the site like the back of their hand.

Duration: 40 minutes

Minimum-maximum pax: please contact site

Advance booking required.

Call for prices and to book: 01305 820539.

Spooky Tour of Castle
Let our experienced site staff guide you around one of Henry VIII’s finest coastal forts and its eventful past with a special focus on the strange and ghostly. During its 450 year history, it’s been used as a stronghold to fight off French Spanish invasion, in the Civil War, as a First World War seaplane station and played an important part in the Second World War. Get spooked by stories of real life experiences of our visitors and staff, as well as local tales passed down through the centuries. Will you smell the lavender lady, hear the mysterious footsteps or see the khaki uniformed man?

Duration: 40 mins approx.

Minimum-maximum pax: please contact site

Advance booking required.

Call for prices and to book: 01305 820539.

Contact Us

  • Site Telephone: 01305 820539
  • Regional Office: 0117 9750 700
  • Customer Services: 0370 333 1181
  • Address: Liberty Road, Castletown, Dorset, DT5 1AZ
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