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Warwick Castle

4.6 out of 5 starstotal reviews(5)
  • Warwick
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Castles and Palaces

Attraction Information

Warwick Castle welcomes all knights and princesses for a day of medieval adventures!

Delve into the jaw-dropping history of the castle and discover mysteries of ancient myths and spellbinding tales. All historians will be totally captivated, no matter how small they may be! Experience the magic of the Arthurian legend first hand in Merlin: The Dragon Tower, which is cooly inspired by the BBC show. Smell the fear in the battles, explore four centuries of secret rooms, meet shy ghosts and walk into the dead bear’s lair.

Enter the Horrible Histories Maze and muddle through challenges to escape the past, or travel back in time in the Ticking Time Tower. Rule the kingdom from a mini fortress at the Pageant Playground and be sure to stop by The Mighty Trebuchet to see a huge catapult. Take a break from the adventure and visit the shops for some unforgettable keepsakes and tuck into something delicious at one of the restaurants, no medieval gruel allowed!

  • Explore the mystical Merlin-themed tower
  • Escape the Horrible History Maze
  • New interactive Zog themed quest
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Opening hours

Warwick Castle's grounds & gardens have now re-opened following the Covid-19 outbreak. The Castle is due to re-open 4th July, but we'd always recommend checking directly with the venue for the most up-to-date information.

All arrivals must be pre-booked - please go to the Warwick Castle website.


General Admission
Adults from £19.00
Kids from £17.00
Seniors from £17.00

Travel & Contact Information


Castle Hill, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34 4QU, England

Phone number

0871 265 2000



Click here to visit Warwick Castle's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Stable Car Park
All Day: £10.00

Stratford Road Car Park
All Day: £6.00

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.

No, Warwick Castle is not wheelchair friendly.

There are 10 steps at the entrance to the Great Hall, State Rooms and Chapel. There are a number of narrow passageways and low doorways. Please call attraction for more details. 

No, Warwick Castle have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Assistance/Guide Dogs only. 

Additional Info

Additional information

Anything else I should know?

There is an ATM available


Fantastic day out 5 out of 5 stars

I’ve visited Warwick Castle a number of times over the years, each time I go it’s just as wonderful. A highlight is the amazing birds of prey show they have, I’ve never seen anything like it!


So well preserved! 5 out of 5 stars

I have come here twice already! I love this castle! There are plenty of shows and demonstrations going on throughout the day. Loved the cannon ball release! The rooms and halls are so well preserved. It literally feels as if you step back in time! The tours are very nice as well and free. Walking around the gardens was so lovely. A lot of room to lay around and play. Toilets are well-kept and clean. We did the dungeons as well and it was fascinating! Scary, but very informative. Not for the faint-hearted. The best castle I have been to in England! They also have activities throughout the day fit for children and a very fun maze. It's great for the whole family.


Trebuchet launch was incredible 4 out of 5 stars

We went at Christmas and saw the horrible histories stuff - battles were amazing as was the trebuchet launch at the end of the day


Fab day out - look out for offers 4 out of 5 stars

We had a brilliant day out at Warwick castle last weekend. The kids really enjoyed the falconry display as well as the various other events going on throughout the day, such as jousting. The costumes of the event staff were really impressive. I would say, that the day was quite pricey. It wasn't just the cost of entry that we felt was quite steep but there was hidden additional costs scattered about the castle. It's definitely worth looking for offers before attending rather than just rocking up and paying on the day. They did give us a voucher for a free return visit though, which I thought was a nice touch. All in all, a fab day out, highly recommended with kids as there is so much to do!


Brilliant Day Out! 5 out of 5 stars

My family and I had a wonderful day out at Warwick Castle! It's a great place to educate your children on the history of the castle, as well as inspire them with incredible views.

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