Powderham Castle | Day Out With The Kids

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Powderham Castle

4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)
  • Exeter
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Castles and Palaces, Parks and Playgrounds

Attraction Information

Powderham Castle is packed with medieval intrigue, cute creatures and play all day, every day!

Begin with a guided tour of the castle which run at regular intervals and will give you all the behind the scenes info befitting little lords and ladies. Once they’re in the know, they can dash off into the Play Fort with its suspension bridge, nets, climbing wall, monkey bars, a slide and one daring zip wire: perfect play for your under 12s.

Kids will fall in love at Pet's Corner with an adorable donkey, pot-bellied pigs, goats, guinea pigs, tortoises, and even stick-insects! You can take the animal adventuring outside into the Deer Safari Park and follow their interactive animal print trail, or explore the Walled Garden. PLUS there’s plenty on their summer schedule for kids to enjoy.

  • A guided castle tour
  • The Play Fort with slides, zip wires and more
  • Pet’s Corner and a Deer Safari Park
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Opening hours

24th March - 26th October
Grounds
Sunday to Friday 10:00 - 17:00
Castle & Walled Garden
Sunday to Friday 11:00 - 17:00 

Pricing

General Admission (Castle & Gardens)
Adults: £12.95
Kids (4-16): £10.95
Under-4s: FREE
Seniors: £11.95
Students/Concessions: £10.95

Travel & Contact Information

Address

Powderham Castle, Exeter, Devon, EX6 8JQ, England

Phone number

01626 890243

Map

Website

Click here to visit Powderham Castle's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

Powderham Castle has not told us if they are fully wheelchair friendly.

Only the ground floor of the Castle is accessible by wheelchair. There are also some steep slopes through the Walled Garden. 

Powderham Castle has not told us if they are fully pushchair friendly.

Dogs are welcome except the Deer Park and the Walled Garden. 

Reviews

Great castle fun 4 out of 5 stars

We had a lovely day at Powderham Castle. Very friendly staff and lots to see and do. Well worth a visit if the weather's nice.

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