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Bowes Castle

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Bowes
Barnard Castle
County Durham
DL12 9HP

Tel: +44 0870 333 1181

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Bowes Castle

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

    • Excellent
      7
    • Very Good
      16
    • Average
      10
    • Poor
      1
    • Terrible
      0

    Recent Reviews:

    • Michael H
      Worksop, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      An interesting and historic ruin
      4 of 5 stars
      Friday, 29th December 2017
      Well worth a look round. If you're into moody scenes, Bowes Castle may interest you as its situated in a wild and windy position on the Pennine Way with views over towards the Stainmore Gap on the... Read full review
    • johnhouston2
      Knaresborough, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Some genuine history here.
      3 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 3rd December 2017
      Although the keep here is not the largest historical pile you will come across, I like the fact that the four impressive walls are still standing, and largely intact. Even more impressive is the fact... Read full review
    • Eirewolf
      Guelph, Canada
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Worth seeing if you're nearby
      4 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 10th October 2017
      A nice, ruined keep. There isn't a lot to explore. You can walk the exterior and step inside, but there is no access to upper floors. Well worth the admission price of free. Read full review

    Facilities

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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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