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Berkeley Castle

Berkeley Castle
Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, GL13 9BQ

01453 810303


Berkeley Castle

Berkeley Castle – a great day out to reunite with family & friends.

Berkeley is a stunning mediaeval castle which has been the home of the Berkeley family since 1153.

Family activities include Jousting, Archery, Falconry, Jester Skills, Knights Sword Fighting, Wild Play Area, Treasure Hunts, and much more.

See the website for detailed information.

Location for the filming of Johnny English 3, The White Princess and the BBC’s adaptation of Wolf Hall & Poldark.

Tall Towers, Dungeon, majestic Great Hall, elegant Drawing Rooms, see the cell where an English King, Edward II was held captive and subsequently murdered. Henry VIII, Anne Boleyn & Elizabeth I stayed there; Shakespeare wrote ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ for a Berkeley family wedding.

You can see incredible tapestries, paintings and fine silver. 8 acres of gardens and grounds, picnic area and The Walled Garden Café.

Groups welcomed with your own Guided Tour.

Berkeley Castle Opening Times 2021

Berkeley Castle reopens on Monday 17 May until the Sunday 31 October. 
Sunday to Wednesday inclusive. Always closed on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
Tickets must be bought online in advance.
There are four arrival slots: 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 2pm.
Please visit the inside of the Castle within your first hour, but you may enjoy the gardens and grounds for the rest of the

Berkeley Castle Admission Charges 2021

Castle and Gardens.

  • Adults £14
  • Child £7 (3 - 16)
  • Concession £12.50
  • Under 3's free
  • Family (2+2) £39

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