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Castle Rising Castle

Kings Lynn, Norfolk, England

Attraction Information

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Suitable for ages: Young Children (4-8), Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)

Venue type: Indoor, Outdoor

Castle Rising Castle is one of the most famous 12th Century castles in England.

The stone keep, built in around 1140ad, is amongst the finest surviving examples of its kind anywhere in the country and, together with the massive surrounding earthworks, ensures that Rising is a castle of national importance.

Within the inner bailey can be found the remains of an early Norman Church. Discovered in the early nineteenth century when the bailey was cleared of accumulated sand and soil, it is the earliest building within the site, pre dating even the castle itself.

In good weather, it's great to see kids rolling at speed down the steep grassy moat slope and gently catching, and releasing, some of the abundant grasshoppers.

Facilities

  • Picnics Allowed Picnics Allowed
  • Onsite Shop Onsite Shop
  • Snacks Available Snacks Available
  • Toilets Available Toilets Available
  • Parking Available On-site Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information

Address

Castle Rising, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 6AH, England

Contact

Click here to visit Castle Rising Castle's website
01553 631330

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Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

1 April to 1 November: 10:00am - 6:00pm Daily or dusk if earlier in October. 2 November to 31 March: Wednesday - Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm

Pricing

Adults: £4.50 Concessions (over 60s, students with valid ID card): £3.80 Children: £3.00 Family Ticket for 2 adults and 2 children: £14.00 Under 5s and English Heritage Members go free

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