Seize the day at award-winning Bamburgh Castle. Discover over 3000 years of incredible history, high adventure, exhilarating views and sea air.
Explore the fortress and see historic treasures. Roam through history-steeped land with stories behind every stone. Find fantastical tales of The Last Kingdom, Vikings, knights and dragons and fall in love with legends.
Get ready to fulfil your destiny and be crowned King or Queen of the North.
The Christmas Kingdom at Bamburgh Castle is now open! Enter a magical world inspired by Northumbria’s Myths and Legends at the North East England’s largest indoor Christmas experience. Complete your Bamburgh Castle festive experience with Festive Wreath Making, pop-up Christmas shop and lots more. Our personalised Meet Father Christmas sessions are now fully booked but should slots become available they’ll be added to our What’s On page.Find out more
We’re excited to present a brand new exhibition with costumes and props from The Last Kingdom.
Exclusive to Bamburgh Castle and Carnival Films, entry is included with general admission tickets from February 2023 until 5th November 2023. The exhibition will not be available to view 5th November 2023 – 9th February 2024. It will reopen on 10th February 2024 until 3rd November 2024. Continue The Last Kingdom experience with Follow in the Footsteps of Uhtred tours with Ragnar the Viking in the Castle and Grounds. Visit our What’s On page for more details.Find out more
Find out more about Bamburgh Castle’s remarkable past with exciting new immersive and interactive interpretations that bring to life the people and sagas of our world-famous castle.
Dogs are welcome inside the castle grounds, Tack Room Café and Victorian Stables. Look out for our paw-some new dog-sitting service. Your dog will love being made a fuss of by the wonderful trained volunteers from our charity of the year Northumberland Dog Rescue. This service is being provided on selected dates within the Castle grounds so owners can enjoy browsing our staterooms knowing four-legged members of the family are having a special paw-ty of their own!