Bowes Castle

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Bowes
Barnard Castle
County Durham
DL12 9HP

Tel: +44 0870 333 1181

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Lucky13s
      Tamworth, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Ruined Castle
      3 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 3rd July 2018
      An unmanned English Heritage site, this ruin has lovely views but is sadly lacking in enough information to give you a sense of its place and purpose. Parking on the narrow main road could be a... Read full review
    • KevinSadler2364
      Leicester, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Not much left
      4 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 3rd June 2018
      There's little left of Bowes Castle, so you really have to use your imagination to envisage what it must have been like in its hey day. It once guarded one of the main routes through the Pennines... Read full review
    • mark w
      Yarm, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Not a place for a miserable weather day in March and not much to see
      3 of 5 stars
      Friday, 4th May 2018
      We visited late morning on a grey wintery day on a Friday. It was not obvious where the place was or where to park. We parked on the limited available space on the high street. Limited car parking... 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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