Bowes Castle

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Barnard Castle
County Durham
DL12 9HP

Tel: +44 0870 333 1181

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Jeni R
      Trip Type:
      Nice to wander around
      4 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 26th August 2018
      The castle was just a 2min walk up from our holiday rental (Hilltop Cottage: highly recommended) It’s unmanned and although there’s only one info board, it’s nice to just wander around on your own... Read full review
    • Beertah
      Cambridge, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Worth seeing if in Bowes
      4 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 14th October 2018
      Interesting ruins of an old castle - well worth seeing if you are in Bowes and have a few minutes to spare but I wouldn’t travel far and wide to get to it. Read full review
    • joycep883
      Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
      Trip Type:
      4 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 21st October 2018
      Bowes Castle is just ruins that seems neglected. I think the problem is that there is just too many castles and ruins and it gets lost amongst the other castles in County Durham. My suggestion if... Read full review



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    Provider Facilities

    • Dogs Accepted - Dogs allowed on leads.

    Access Information

    Opening Times

    Open all year (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

    * Open all year, daily, at any reasonable time during daylight hours.

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    In Bowes village, off A66; 4 miles west of Barnard Castle town.

    Public Transport Directions

    Bus: Hodgson's 72, 574 from Barnard Castle.

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