Visit Britain’s Most Haunted historic castle

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.

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Ghosts

Garden & Grounds

Tearoom

Wild Cattle

History

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

News

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