Access information for the site is listed below. For more information, or if you have particular access needs, please contact us before you visit. Please note that some facilities may require booking in advance.
Restormel Castle is now closed until 1 April 2022. Advance online booking will reopen in the spring.
Mobility / Older Visitors
Accessible ToiletsAdult Changing AreaHandrailsEasy-use CutleryAssistance Dogs WelcomeWheelchair LoanSite FoldersDog Bowl and ToiletingOne dog bowl is available.Wheelchair AccessThere is wheelchair access to the admissions point and disabled toilets. There are steps on the entrance path; disabled visitors may wish to call the site in advance to arrange alternative access.Entrance / Set DownDisabled visitors can be set down at the bottom of the path leading to the main entrance gate. This does not need to be arranged in advance.Disabled ParkingThere are two disabled bays in the on site car park.OnSite TransportNoStairsNoLift AccessNoSeating And RestpointsThere are a number of rest points located both outside and inside the castle, as well as next to the site admissions point.Pathways Surface And GradientsThe site features mostly grass surfaces (some of which are uneven) as well as gravel and a number of concrete pathways.
Blind / Visually Impaired
Accessible ToiletsHandrailsAssistance Dogs WelcomeBraille GuidesBraille SignageTorchesSensory ExperiencesSensory experiences include birdsong (especially crows, blackbirds and robins), as well as some passing aircraft and trains.Dog Bowl and ToiletingOne dog bowl is available.Handling ObjectsNoAudio ToursNoTactile ModelsNoAreas Of Low LightingNoLarge PrintNo
Deaf / Hard of Hearing
Assistance Dogs WelcomeVibrating Fire AlarmsTour TranscriptsFilm SubtitlesBSL ToursAudio Installation TranscriptsDog Bowl and ToiletingOne dog bowl is available.Induction LoopsPermanent induction loops are available beside the till.
Accessible ToiletsAdult Changing AreaEasy-use CutlerySensory ExperiencesSensory experiences include birdsong (especially crows, blackbirds and robins), as well as some passing aircraft and trains.Handling ObjectsNoBasic Language Audio ToursNoEasy Read MaterialNoLarge Print MaterialNo
Culinary / Dietary
Easy-use CutleryBottle / Food WarmingHigh Chairs
Health And Safety
Trip HazardThe wooden and stone steps leading to the battlements could present a trip hazard to visitors.Sheer DropThere are a number of sheer drops across the site, all varying in height but all significant nonetheless.Slip HazardSlip hazards on the site include steps and gravel. Please see the warning signs located at the admissions point for further information.Steep SlopeThere are a few slopes across the site.Uneven GroundAreas of uneven ground include steps, gravel and some door ways.