Idyllically set on the banks of the river estuary, this mighty fortress is largely intact, and its endless passages, tunnels and stairways are great fun to explore, plus there are super exhibitions, which tell the tale of its medieval life.
Once the seat of a succession of major barons who played leading roles in shaping Britain's history, this historic showpiece is the birthplace of Henry Tudor, father to the infamous Henry VIII and grandfather of Elizabeth I.
Spend a day, and picnic in the beautifully kept grounds or from St. Anne's Bastion, enjoy views along the estuary while partaking of refreshments from the snack bar. Visit the Brass Rubbing Centre and quickly and easily, make an attractive souvenir.
Complete your visit with a walk around the medieval town walls and millpond, and from the opposite bank of the river, view the castle in all its splendour, surrounded by this peaceful stretch of water.
If you've had fun on your family day out to Pembroke Castle, tell us about it your visit, so other people will know it's a great place to go as well.
Telephone: 01646 684585
Ticket With Gift Aid Without Gift Aid
Adults £5.50 £5.00
Concessions £4.50 £4.00
(2 adults + 2 U16s) £16.00 £14.00
Children under 5 FREE FREE Opening Times: 2012 Opening Details:
The Castle and Exhibition Rooms are open to the public daily (including Sundays) at the following times:
1 April to 31 August 9.30am to 6pm (last entry 5.15pm)
1 September to 31 October 10am to 5pm (last entry 4.15pm)
1 November to 29 February 10am to 4pm (last entry 3.15pm)
1st March to 31st March 10am to 5pm (last entry 4.15pm)
The castle is closed 24 to 26 December and 1 January.
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