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Carisbrooke Castle opening times, prices & tickets


Castle at Carisbrooke

The quintessential romantic castle, Carisbrooke is an Elizabethan artillery fortress, a king's prison and a royal summer residence which has been pivotal in the Island's history. Today, you'll find loveable donkeys, a fascinating museum and an Edwardian garden.

About Carisbrooke Castle

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How to buy individual tickets

SAVE 20% on admission tickets to Carisbrooke Castle with any Red Funnel vehicle or ferry foot passenger journey to the Island - now that's something to shout about!

Step 1: Check the operating days & times below

Step 2: Select the number of tickets required. The actual price charged depends on the admission date

Step 3: Enter the rough date of your visit (tickets are valid +/- 7 days of the date entered)

Step 4: Click the red 'Add' button to add your tickets to the basket. Please then read T&C's and check-out.

Step 5:
If you don't already have a ferry or an accommodation booking in the basket you can add these later.

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16-59 yrs
5-15 yrs
60 yrs +
2 Adults + 3 Children

2016/17/18 Opening Times

 Date Opening Tims  Opening Days
1 Nov - 12 Feb 2017*10.00am to 4.00pmSat, Sun
15 Feb - 24 Feb 201710.00am to 4.00pm7 days a week
25 Feb - 31 Mar 201710.00am to 4.00pmWed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
1 Apr - 30 Sep 2017¹10.00am to 6.00pm7 days a week
1 Oct - 31 Oct 201710.00am to 5.00pm7 days a week
1 Nov - 23 Dec 201710.00am to 4.00pmSat, Sun
27 Dec - 31 Dec 201710.00am to 4.00pm7 days a week
2 Jan - 11 Feb 201810.00am to 4.00pmSat, Sun
12 Feb - 18 Feb 201810.00am to 4.00pm7 days a week
19 Feb - 29 Mar 201810.00am to 4.00pmWed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

* Closed 24, 25, 26 December & 1 Janaury.

¹ on Tue, Wed & Thu during some of August are the Clash of Knights and The Joust Good v Evil events where special rates apply and are to be confirmed.

Collecting admission tickets

  • Vehicle customers: simply present your "Confirmation/eTicket" on arrival at check-in and your attraction ticket(s) will be printed there and then.
  • Foot passengers: please go to the ticket office on arrival and your attraction ticket(s) will be printed on presentation of your "Confirmation/eTicket"

What to give the attraction

Just hand your credit card size ticket(s) to the attraction to gain entry. Tickets are valid for 7 days either side of the date you entered when adding the attraction to your basket. Package tickets are valid on the day of travel only.

Terms & Conditions

INDIVIDUAL TERMS & CONDITIONS
Attraction admission tickets can only be purchased in conjunction with a booking for a vehicle or foot passenger(s) on Red Funnel´s Southampton/East Cowes route. Attraction tickets are non-refundable and must be used 7 days either side of the date entered. Additional charges (payable on admission) may apply to access special events and certain rides or activities. Standard terms and conditions of entry apply; please refer to the attraction for details.

FERRY OFFER
The discounted ferry crossings are only available whilst the individual attraction is open during 2017. 10% ferry discount available when booked alongside Carisbrooke Castle tickets. To obtain the ferry discount a minimum of either a family ticket or 2 x adults or 2 x seniors must be purchased. Additional tickets may be added to your shopping basket. Valid for return vehicle travel from Southampton. Valid for up to 7 people in a car or small van up to 5.5m length/2m height. Subject to availability. New bookings only. Not available in conjunction with any other offer or discount. Please check opening dates and times before booking.


2017 Events

- The Joust - Good v Evil - TBC

- Clash of the Knights - TBC

- Spooky Castle - TBC 


Carisbrooke Castle Address: Carisbrooke, Nr Newport, Isle of Wight PO30 1XY. Tel: 01983 522107. On site parking.
Get Directions from East Cowes (17 mins) & View Larger Map

Save 20% on the rates shown below when booking through Red Funnel

 Type25 Mar 16 - 31 Mar 171 Apr 17 - 29 Mar 18
Adult (16-59 yrs)£8.60£9.30
Child (5-15 yrs)£5.10£5.60
Senior (60 yrs+)£7.70£8.40
Family 2+3£22.30£24.20
Infant (0-4 yrs)FREEFREE
EH MemberFREEFREE

- Special pricing for event dates apply
- Group rates: available for groups of 11 or more - please contact Red Funnel's sales team on 0845 330 8889 for further details.
- School groups: admission is free, please contact Red Funnel's sales team on 0845 330 8889 for school ferry packages or visit www.redfunnel.co.uk/education

Reviews of Carisbrooke Castle

21-Oct-2017
Staff very knowledgeable. Made to feel welcome. Dog friendly which is very important to us. Weather held good which for October was a bonus too. Spent several hours here.
01-Oct-2017
Not quite enough information in the rooms.
23-Sep-2017
Very interesting and informative. Fascinating.
18-Sep-2017
Well worth a visit, you get to see a donkey demonstrating the water wheel, very interesting museum and a lovely castle to walk around.
10-Sep-2017
Worth a visit. Very interesting
02-Aug-2017
Beautiful castle. Lots to do and see. And the staff are very friendly and informative. Great daily shows/activities for the kids in the summer.

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