Bowes Castle

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Bowes
Barnard Castle
County Durham
DL12 9HP

Tel: +44 0870 333 1181

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    Recent Reviews:

    • joycep883
      Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Ruins
      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
    • RomanBridge
      Scotland
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Ruin
      3 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 17th November 2018
      Atmospheric, and lovely in summer I would guess. Ruins are accessible. Really cold with a wind in late autumn. Read full review
    • bluelizard
      N Wales
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Ruins of Henry II's 12th Century keep with 2-sided moat
      4 of 5 stars
      Friday, 11th January 2019
      Parking limited in the lane so I parked outside the church on the main road. Approach over a stepped stile or gate. A short visit as it's only a small ruin with one information board. Fantastic views... 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 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

    * 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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