Chillingham Castle is a 13th century, Grade 1 Star-listed stronghold in Northumberland, famed for action and battles. With its fine rooms, gardens, lakes, fountains and tea rooms, the castle has an extraordinary ownership bloodline which runs back to the 1200s.
Just twenty minutes from the seaside, this romantic and thriving castle is perfect for short breaks or family days out! Or if you’re looking for a more chilling experience, as one of the most haunted castles in England, our ‘Torture Chamber’ and evening Ghost Tours are sure to entertain.
Marcus Binney, former editor of ‘Country Life’, includes Chillingham in his ‘in search of the 500 best houses’
Awarded four stars by Simon Jenkins in his 'Thousand Best Houses' along with Alnwick and Floors Castle
Awarded first place in the ‘Independent on Sunday’ top fifty castles in Europe
An Exhibition of Botanical Watercolours at County Hall, Morpeth, Northumberland (until the 31st March 2023).
by trailblazing 18th century artist and scientist Emma, 4th Countess of Tankerville, who spent much of…Read More
Job Opportunities at Chillingham Castle
Chillingham Castle is a 13th century, Grade 1 Star-listed stronghold in Northumberland, famed for action and…Read More