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Raby Castle

From £3.00
Staindrop
County Durham
DL2 3AH

Tel: +44 01833 660202

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Raby Castle

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult - Castle, Park and Gardens£12.00 per ticket type
Adult - Park and Gardens£7.00 per ticket type
Child - Castle, Park and Gardens£6.00 per ticket type
Child - Park and Gardens£3.00 per ticket type
Concession - Castle, Park and Gardens£11.00 per ticket type
Concession - Park and Gardens£6.00 per ticket type
Family (2+3) Castle, Park & Gardens£35.00 per ticket type
Family (2+3) Park & Gardens£18.00 per ticket type

Children under 5 free.

Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS
VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    304
  • Very Good
    143
  • Average
    20
  • Poor
    10
  • Terrible
    4

Recent Reviews:

  • vlambell
    Darlington, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Lovely gardens
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 7th November 2017
    A lovely afternoon for the two of us. The gardens were bigger than anticipated.......and there was also a large plant sale there on the day that we visited. We never got to look round the castle as... Read full review
  • Alexandra K
    Darlington, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Rabt Castle Beauty
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 25th October 2017
    Raby Castle is a very nice place to spend your weekend. Castle have some features to look at and local garden has many beautiful plants and flowers to observe. We enjoyed cup of tea with delicious... Read full review
  • Philip J
    Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Afternoon out with family
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 12th October 2017
    Wanted to visit the inside of the castle having walked around the grounds. Thought it was going to be difficult as we had mother-in-law aged 91 with us. The staff were extremely helpful enabled us to... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Access Statement - Please see below

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Provider Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted - In park only on short leads

Access Information

Opening Times

Park and Gardens (15 Apr 2017 - 1 Oct 2017)
DayTimes
MondayClosed
Tuesday - Sunday11:00 - 17:00
Bank Holiday11:00 - 17:00
Castle (15 Apr 2017 - 1 Oct 2017)
DayTimes
MondayClosed
Tuesday - Sunday12:30 - 16:30
Bank Holiday12:30 - 16:30

* Admission to the Castle is on a free flow basis, there will be no guided tours. Last admission 1600.
*The tearooms serve hot food until 1500 and finish serving at 1630.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A1(M). From the A1(M) follow the A66 and then take the A688 Barnard Castle-Bishop Auckland road. The castle is 1 mile north of Staindrop and 8 miles north-east of Barnard Castle.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Darlington Station.Nearest bus stop is Keverstone Bank, Raby, near Staindrop.

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Raby Castle: Fireside Stories with Father ChristmasChildren and adults alike will be entranced by the magic of Raby Castle’s huge courtyard and Entrance Hall, beautifully decorated to welcome Father Christmas. Gather around the fire as he tells stories and sings songs before handing out a present to each child as part of this magical Christmas...
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