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Visitor Information

Just 20 minutes from the seaside, Chillingham Castle is open to the public from Easter and through October.  Gardens, Lakes and Parklands, Castle State Rooms, Dungeons and Torture Chamber are also open. 
Sir Humphry has produced a room by room guide which can be purchased on arrival at admissions priced at 2.50.
Private guided castle tours can be specially arranged ring for details.
The beautiful Medieval Castle Tea Room (which can be accessed FREE of charge, even if you are not visiting the castle) has a wonderful log fire and serves delicious home made soup with a selection of fresh artisan breads, quiches, bacon sandwiches, toasties, cakes, scones and much more. 
Open: Every Day 12.00 noon - 5.00pm and last entry 4.00pm
PLEASE NOTE: The castle is CLOSED to the public on Saturday 21 OCTOBER 2017

The Castle is closed to day visitors after 29 October 2017.

Admission Charges

Adults:              9.50
Concessions:     8.50
Children:           5.50 ( 5 to 15 yrs ) 
Under 5's:          FREE
Family Ticket:   23.00 ( 2 Adults and up to 3 children 5 to 15yrs)

Directions signed : (Four miles off A1 highway, and via Chatton or Wooler).We regret there is limited disabled access. The castle may not be suitable for anyone with mobility difficulties, due to uneven floors and steep spiral staircases.
To access the toilets and tearoom, spiral stone steps with a rope handrail also need to be negotiated. 
Sorry Dogs are not allowed in the castle or grounds, with the exception of Guide and Assistance Dogs.


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