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Arundel Castle and Gardens

Mill Road, Arundel BN18 9PA, England
+44 1903 882173
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One of the best to visit!

Having visited several times this remains one of my favourite castles/stately homes to visit... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
via mobile
Family Adventure

Well we all know about FROZEN and well if you have small children I recommend to take them... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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Arundel Castle is open from Saturday 1 April to Sunday 30 October 2017. Open Tuesdays to Sundays inclusive, Good Friday, Easter Monday, May Bank Holiday Mondays & all August Mondays. Arundel Castle & The Collector Earl's Garden, Arundel, West Sussex. Ancient Castle and stately home of the Duke of Norfolk, reflecting nearly 1,000 years of history,and commanding the surrounding landscape with magnificent views across the South Downs and River Arun. Fine furniture and works of art in sumptuously furnished rooms. Ancient Motte & Keep. The Collector Earl's Garden. 14th century Fitzalan Chapel. Collection of arms & armour. Personal possessions of Mary Queen of Scots. Varied programme of Special Events.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Mill Road, Arundel BN18 9PA, England
+44 1903 882173
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Having visited several times this remains one of my favourite castles/stately homes to visit. Well worth going for the top priced tickets as you get to see so much, from the original medieval keep to the grand Victorian staterooms, and everything in between. Also, please...More

Thank johnnykipps
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Well we all know about FROZEN and well if you have small children I recommend to take them there. The place is absolutely massive and there is so much history in the grounds. We had a real good day walking around and looking at all...More

Thank bigdaddyp1
Reviewed 5 days ago

Just wondering up to the castle by the river you get a idea of its magnificents, it sits proudly on top of the hill, as you wonder through the gate and take in the picturesque gardens, the castle if self was enjoyable visit so interesting,...More

3  Thank Kerry S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a wonderful day had by all, walking around the beautiful gardens then up to the castle. We explored all the rooms, cafe and loved the toilets 😁 , lots of interesting history and facts.

1  Thank Katherine T
Reviewed 5 days ago

Whats the point of paying to visit a castle if you cant go further than the gift shop once inside?? I can see the outside from the road. Utter waste of money. My advice, have a look from outside but save your money and go...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The castle has so much to offer that one visit is never enough to take it all in, on this occasion we spent more time in the gardens taking in the splendid designs of the Earls garden a wonderful and serine garden that you can...More

1  Thank EAN44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a good day here, mainly because it coincided with lots of re-enactment events and activities and it was a gorgeous day. The castle itself could have been so much better. 1. Signs for entrance are not great in town 2. Options for tickets...More

Thank FunkyWildcat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a visit to Arundel in late October and decided that it was worth paying the extra to see everything - the bedrooms are extra. Arundel is not only a visitor attraction, its a family home, so the main house isn't open to visitors...More

1  Thank Anita H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I genuinely thought i was going to get to have a look around this castle. We spent an hour walking round the gardens and then went into the castle and it was just a gift shop and canteen. You could pay extra to see two...More

Thank alx10chubster
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You don't have to be a historian to appreciate the importance of this family seat. With very special relics from the Tudor Era on display and a fascinating cathedral, plus knowledgeable volunteers on hand to tell you about the rooms, it was an enjoyable visit....More

1  Thank jamesgandolfini
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carol ana o
18 November 2017|
Response from lisa84Sissi | Reviewed this property |
sorry do not know the answer, try contacting them directly
11 September 2017|
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Response from scooterist | Reviewed this property |
Some parts of the castle are, as I saw lifts etc in parts of the castle. There is also a shuttle car that can take you from the payment kiosk upto the castle for the less abled, I saw quite a few OAPs doing this, so a real... More
Nonny M
31 July 2017|
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Response from Sandylee99 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure only had a small car.