Bowes Castle

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Barnard Castle
County Durham
DL12 9HP

Tel: +44 0870 333 1181

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Bowes Castle

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    Recent Reviews:

    • chaddie51
      Malvern, United Kingdom
      not much to see
      3 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 29th September 2019
      Not much to see just the keep which is in ruins and as for parking there is none we parked in the lane entre is free but if love these old ruins take a look Read full review
    • Sam G
      Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
      Hauntingly desolate
      4 of 5 stars
      Friday, 21st February 2020
      I saw the brown tourist sign pointing down a tiny alleyway and thought it couldn't be there, but it was! I have been to this area and the environs many times and never knew there was a a castle ruin... Read full review
    • Lucie S
      Trip Type:
      Sunrise at Bowec castle
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 1st May 2020
      Amazing place with historical feeling. We visited 5 am (sunrising) and it was very unique and excellent feeling. No people, only low sun and old stones around. Wonderfull view. I love this place and... Read full review



    • Access Statement - Please see below

    Provider Facilities

    • Dogs Accepted - Dogs allowed on leads.

    Access Information

    Opening Times

    Open all year (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2020)

    * 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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