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Bamburgh Castle remains temporarily closed due to the national Covid lockdown. We look forward to reopening as soon as we safely can. Thank you for your kind support and understanding.

Plan something to look forward to

Looking forward to escaping the everyday? Make a visit to Bamburgh top of your post-lockdown visit list and start planning your break to Bamburgh Castle – England’s finest castle and the surrounding beautiful north Northumberland.

Take some staycation inspiration by visiting our accommodation page where you’ll find details of our superb holiday properties. Stay in Bamburgh Castle’s very walls in our magnificent Neville Tower with its ever-changing sea views towards Holy Island and the Farne Islands or our newly converted Clock Tower apartment overlooking the castle green and its famous cricket pitch.

In the heart of Bamburgh village and in nearby Seahouses, relax in characterful self-catering properties including our delightful new Windley cottage – as seen in The Telegraph and The Guardian with its bold retro looks and secret garden or Farne View in Seahouses with its sweeping harbour and sea views.


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A castle like no other

Experience Northumberland at a different level with a visit to magnificent Bamburgh Castle, England’s finest coastal castle. Towering 150 feet above the coast with outstanding sea views, come and explore nine acres of unique Northumberland with a history dating back thousands of years..

Your safety and the welfare of our team is our top priority.  Bamburgh Castle is We’re Good To Go accredited with many measures in place so you can enjoy a visit to one of north east England’s most popular visitor attractions with confidence when we reopen, so you can enjoy an unforgettable day out in Northumberland. Find out more about visiting us safely and read FAQ.

Check the latest government guidance for the latest guidance.

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An Open History Book

Waiting to be Explored

Appearances can be deceptive. It’s only when you step inside and pass through centuries of history and enter the brilliant creation of Victorian innovator William Armstrong that you’ll discover a castle like no other.

Dogs welcome

Dogs are welcome inside the castle grounds, Armstrong & Aviation Museum, Tack Room Café and Victorian Stables Bar

A Day Out

Like No Other

Travel through centuries of history. Immerse yourself in state rooms brimming with treasures. See the scenes of films such as Transformers The Last Knight and best selling Bernard Cornwell’s Last Kingdom series brought to life. Experience regular live open air entertainment and share the most insta-worthy sea views Bamburgh Castle looks over.

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