Dover Castle | Day Out With The Kids

Dover Castle

Dover, Kent, England

Attraction Information

  • Castles and Palaces icon Castles and Palaces

Ages: 4+

Venue type: Indoor and Outdoor

Roam through centuries of history at Dover Castle, the gateway to the realm for over nine centuries.

Climb the Great Tower to experience the ultimate medieval palace, bursting with vibrant colours and flash furnishings fit for royalty, or navigate your way through the winding medieval tunnels burrowing beneath the castle. The adventure continues on the other side of the castle walls too, with more than 80 acres of open courtyards, hills and mounds to command and conquer. For grown-ups and bigger kids, don’t miss the immersive battle of Dunkirk in Operation Dynamo or the sights and smells of the Underground Hospital.

  • Climb the Great Tower
  • Sit in a royal throne
  • Explore Dover’s famous White Cliffs


  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Picnics Picnics Allowed
  • Toilets Toilets Available
  • Baby Baby Changing Available
  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Pushchair Pushchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information


Dover, Kent, CT16 1HU, England


Click here to visit Dover Castle's website
01304 211067

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Please see website for details


General Admission
Adults from £20.00
Kids (5-17) from £12.00
Concessions from £18.00
Family (2 adults, 3 kids) from £50.00

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