English Heritage castles in the UK

With over 400 properties of historical significance to explore, English Heritage brings to life the reality of history in all its glory to uncover the passion, mystery and intrigue of England's colourful past.

Here we have collated the top English Heritage castles and all the information you may need for a fantastic day out. You can get venue information, opening times, contact details and also an easy link into Ordnance Survey Leisure's online mapping application, getamap - the essential place to start planning any trip in the UK!

Dover Castle

Enjoy an action-packed family day out in the South East with a visit to Dover Castle, open all year round! More...

Bolsover Castle

There's a fairytale quality to Bolsover Castle that makes it a firm favourite with anyone looking for a great value day out in the East Midlands. More...

Kenilworth Castle and Elizabethan garden

The vast medieval fortress of Kenilworth Castle is one of the largest historic visitor attractions in the West Midlands. More...

Hadleigh Castle

The romantic ruins of a royal castle overlooking the Essex marshes. More...

Framlingham Castle

Framlingham Castle is a magnificent 12th century fortress with a long and colourful past which makes a fascinating family day out in Suffolk. More...

Rochester Castle

Strategically placed astride the London Road, guarding an important crossing of the River Medway. More...

Pendennis Castle

For a great value family day out in Cornwall, take a trip to Pendennis Castle, Falmouth. More...

Stokesay Castle

Stokesay Castle is quite simply the finest and best preserved fortified medieval manor house in England. More...

Carisbrooke Castle

One of the main tourist attractions in the Isle of Wight, Carisbrooke Castle is best known as the place where King Charles I was imprisoned. More...

Tintagel Castle

For a magical day out in Cornwall, take the family to Tintagel Castle. More...

Belsay Hall Castle and gardens

With so much to see and do, a trip to Belsay is one of the best value family days out in north-east England. More...


Find more English Heritage properties across the UK >>

dover castle
bolsover castle
kenilworth castle
beeston castle
hadleigh castle
framlingham castle
rochester castle
pendennis castle
stokesay castle
carisbrooke castle
tintagel castle
belsay hall castle and gardens

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