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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, Deer Park & Walled Gardens£12.00 per ticket type
Adult - Deer Park & Walled Gardens£7.00 per ticket type
Child 5-15 - Castle, Deer Park & Walled Gardens£6.00 per ticket type
Child 5-15 - Deer Park & Walled Gardens£3.00 per ticket type
Concession - Castle, Park & Walled Gardens£11.00 per ticket type
Concession - Deer Park & Walled Gardens£6.00 per ticket type
Family (2+3) Castle, Park & Walled Gardens£35.00 per ticket type
Family (2+3) Park & Walled 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 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    326
  • Very Good
    153
  • Average
    20
  • Poor
    13
  • Terrible
    5

Recent Reviews:

  • George E
    Trip Type:
    Family
    A wonderful place to visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 25th May 2018
    This is place is a stunning place to spend a day. A walk in the grounds watching the deer is glorious Read full review
  • Vanessa B
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Raby Castle - Worth a visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 25th May 2018
    We visited Raby Castle this week. I must admit that I had never heard of it before. We picked up a brochure, in our hotel, as we were looking for places of interest to visit, in the Sunderland... Read full review
  • BennyAlgoKarli
    Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 24th May 2018
    Went here with my family. We just went round the gardens not the castle. Very pretty and huge gardens\grounds. There's a huge lake with geese and ducks also. We saw about twenty or more free on the... 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 (24 Mar 2019)
Castle (24 Mar 2019)

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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Sunday, 27th May 2018 - Sunday, 27th May 2018

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Sunday, 17th June 2018 - Sunday, 17th June 2018

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Saturday, 14th July 2018 - Saturday, 14th July 2018

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Friday, 10th August 2018 - Friday, 10th August 2018

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Sunday, 12th August 2018 - Sunday, 12th August 2018

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Saturday, 4th August 2018 - Saturday, 4th August 2018

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Monday, 28th May 2018 - Sunday, 3rd June 2018

royal wedding celebrations Raby Castle: Half Term FunJoin the fun at Raby Castle with treasure trails and children’s tours from Monday 28th May to Sunday 3rd June. Families can explore the 200-acre deer park and take part in a Treasure Trail through the Gardens.
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Sunday, 17th June 2018 - Sunday, 17th June 2018

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Friday, 10th August 2018 - Friday, 10th August 2018

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