Knaresborough Castle & Museum

Knaresborough Castle & Museum
Knaresborough Castle and Museum, Castle Yard, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
01423 556188
Region or country
England (Yorkshire & the Humber)

A stronghold of medieval kings, Knaresborough Castle is beautifully set, overlooking the River Nidd. Get a fascinating insight into medieval castle life and Knaresborough’s royal residents. Visit the Courtroom Museum to discover an original Tudor courtroom and learn more of Knaresborough’s colourful history.

What can be found at the venue?
Historic building or site
Significant collections relating to regional crime and punishment organisation or to a particular individual
The Courthouse Museum and Keep.
Does the venue have an online collections catalogue?
Details of opening for public access and / or research services
Knaresborough Castle including the Keep is open every Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday throughout July, August and September from 10am until 4pm. The last entry is 3.30pm. The castle grounds are open all year round, 24 hours a day.

The Keep opening is dependent on the weather. It may have to close in wet weather. The Courthouse Museum is open every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday throughout the winter from 10am to 4pm. The last entry is 3.30pm. The Keep is closed from October to Spring.

Adult £3.50
Child (up to and including 16 years) £2
Disabled/senior citizen/student £2.50
Family ticket (two adults and up to three children) £10
Annual family pass (two adults and up to three children) £30
Winter £2 per person
Accessibility and disability arrangements / Covid requirements
Other connected heritage sites, museums or archives
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