Warkworth Castle and Hermitage Access

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.

Mobility / Older Visitors
Accessible Toilets
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Adult Changing Area
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Handrails
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Easy-use Cutlery
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Assistance Dogs Welcome
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Wheelchair Loan
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Site Folders
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Dog Bowl and Toileting
Dog bowl available.
Wheelchair Access
Access to the castle itself is limited, although the grounds are accessible.
Entrance / Set Down
No information available
Disabled Parking
No designated disabled parking spaces, but all parking is close to the entrance. Entrance to site is via gravel, grass, bridge slats and step (assistance is available for step).
OnSite Transport
No
Stairs
Step at entrance, ramp available from custodian. Keep is only accessible via a wide staircase. One staircase inside with handrail. Good vantage point in bailey.
Lift Access
No
Seating And Restpoints
None
Pathways Surface And Gradients
Access to bailey mostly on compacted gravel and grass surface.
Blind / Visually Impaired
Accessible Toilets
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Handrails
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Assistance Dogs Welcome
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Braille Guides
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Braille Signage
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Torches
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Sensory Experiences
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
Dog bowl available.
Handling Objects
No
Audio Tours
Yes
Site Tours
No
Tactile Models
No
Areas Of Low Lighting
No Information Available
Colour Contrasts
No
Large Print
No
Deaf / Hard of Hearing
Assistance Dogs Welcome
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Vibrating Fire Alarms
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Tour Transcripts
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Film Subtitles
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BSL Tours
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Audio Installation Transcripts
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Dog Bowl and Toileting
Dog bowl available.
Induction Loops
Located inside the shop.
Learning Difficulties
Accessible Toilets
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Adult Changing Area
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Easy-use Cutlery
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Sensory Experiences
No
Handling Objects
No
Basic Language Audio Tours
No information available
Easy Read Material
No
Large Print Material
No
Dyslexia Friendly Material
No
Culinary / Dietary
Easy-use Cutlery
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Bottle / Food Warming
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High Chairs
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Special Diets
No information available
Health And Safety
Deep Water
No information available
Trip Hazard
Historic steps and low ruined walls.
Sheer Drop
No information available
Slip Hazard
Grassed and stone areas may be slippery when wet.
Steep Slope
No information available
Steep Stairs
Two flights of narrow, steep and uneven staircases to climb to access the site.
Beware Of Traffic
No information available
Uneven Ground
Small amount of uneven ground.
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