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With lots to explore and mysteries to uncover, Bamburgh Castle is the perfect day out for all the family. Here you can discover stories of mystery, intrigue and betrayal… or simply enjoy the stunning views in this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Bamburgh – the finest castle anywhere in this country

Time Out Great Britain: Perfect Places to Stay, Eat and Explore 2009

Explore 14 public areas and learn more about the castle from our friendly, knowledgeable guides and in depth audio tour. With our live archaeological excavation you can watch history being uncovered.

Refreshments are available in the Clock Tower Cafeteria, specialising in Northumberland produce. Here you can sample a range of delicious home cooked meals and light snacks.

Please note that commercial photography is not permitted anywhere within Bamburgh Castle and our grounds.

Dogs are permitted in the castle grounds but only registered assistance dogs are allowed into the state rooms and tearoom. No other animals are permitted.

Visit us and see why we are the King of Castles.