Welcome back inside England’s finest coastal castle
We’re excited that after almost 200 days Bamburgh Castle is now fully open to visitors once again.
Come and explore our extraordinary grounds and staterooms which cover nine, glorious acres of the UK’s best-loved coastline, 150 feet above magnificent Bamburgh Beach. Visit the real Last Kingdom of Bebbanburg and discover the battles, rebellions and secrets stretching back thousands of years.
Bamburgh Castle is open daily from 10.00am to 5.00pm (last admission 4.00pm). Our grounds are dog friendly.
Pre-book Bamburgh Castle staterooms and Armstrong & Aviation Museum tickets here
Bamburgh Castle will be closed on 25 May and from 4 – 12 June 2021 due to filming. We apologise for any inconvenience.
Experience Northumberland at a different level with a visit to magnificent Bamburgh Castle, England’s finest coastal castle. 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.
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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 are welcome inside the castle grounds, Armstrong & Aviation Museum, Tack Room Café and Victorian Stables Bar
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.