Powis Castle | Day Out With The Kids

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Powis Castle

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Attraction Currently Closed

Some National Trust gardens and outdoor spaces have begun a phased reopening following the Coronavirus pandemic, allowing families to visit in line with the latest government guidelines. Visits MUST be booked in advance for a specific time slot to help manage visitor numbers. For more information about which locations are open, and to book tickets, please visit the National Trust website.

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Attraction Information

Take a trip to the medieval Powis Castle - perched on a hilltop, overlooking Welshpool and the green Welsh fields, it opens up stunning views of the region. Delve into the castle’s rich history with a quick tour of its interior and spend the rest of your visit in the beautiful castle gardens. It’s a great place to enjoy a breath of fresh air with your family.

Check out the exotic treasure at at The Clive Museum! Located inside the castle, the museum will take you on a journey into the past, back to the 17th-19th-century. Enter the mysterious world of India and the Far East  with more than 300 items from ivories, textiles and Hindu gods statues, to silver and gold, weapons and ceremonial armour. There’s plenty to make you feel like you’ve walked into an oriental fairytale.

Time to go out and enjoy the garden! Powis Castle has marvellous gardens, so go for a stroll, enjoy the fresh air and shed away the stress of everyday life. The kids will love running around in the open, no matter the season. There are also plenty of family-friendly events and activities throughout the year - don’t miss out!

  • Learn about the past of Powis Castle
  • Explore the stunning castle gardens
  • Get involved in seasonal events & activities

Opening hours

Open throughout the year, please check the website for details.


General Admission (non-members)
Adults: £13.00
Kids: £6.50
Family: £32.50

Travel & Contact Information


Powis Castle, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 8RF, Wales

Phone number

01938 551944



Click here to visit Powis Castle's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

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

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

Yes, Powis Castle have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Powis Castle has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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