Brancepeth Castle

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County Durham

Tel: 07940 591902

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Brancepeth Castle

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£10.00 per ticket type
Child (under 16 - must be accompanied by an adult)£3.00 per person per day

Accompanied children under 10 are free. Entry is free for members of Historic Houses, and there is a discounted price of £8.00 for members of the National Trust or English Heritage.



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    Recent Reviews:

    • L C
      Durham, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Great place owned and run a dedicated family
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 24th July 2019
      Beautiful building which the family have repaired and restored over the years. Public events include craft fairs, art fairs, theatre events, musical events and tours. All these events are unique and... Read full review
    • john h
      Hartlepool, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Craft fayre
      4 of 5 stars
      Friday, 26th July 2019
      Lively setting for an arts and craft fayre. Superb castle and in great condition, thanks to the family who own and carry out work go keep it looking good Read full review
    • RichardB6562
      Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
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      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 16th August 2019
      Today we did a tour of Brancepeth Castle and having returned home I can't stop thinking about it! The place is massive, from the outside it is a great hulk of a building. Family owned for the last 40... Read full review

    Access Information

    Opening Times

    2019 (20 Apr 2019 - 27 Nov 2019)

    * Tours will be held on various days throughout the season, please see timetable at bottom of page or contact the Castle for details. 07940 591902

    Map & Directions

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