View the castle interior and learn about the interesting history


Castle Tours

Enjoy this one hour tour of the inside of Herstmonceux Castle and learn about the varied history of the area, how the castle came to be and the different occupants over the decades.

You will also enjoy the statement features such as fireplaces, large windows, incredible views over the moat and see how students from Queen's University, Canada enjoy the space while studying a variety of subjects.

Tour tickets can be purchased on the day of your visit at Castle Reception, located near to Chestnuts tearoom.
Adults / Senior Citizens / Disabled - £3.00
Children 4-17 yrs / Students - £1.50
Children Under 4 / Carers - Free.

  • Small groups
  • Dedicated tour guides
  • Partially accessible
Please Note

As the castle operates as an International Study Centre for Queens’ University in Canada, the castle is not freely open to the public and tours are scheduled (subject to availability) around timetables and other uses including conferences/weddings.

Due to the layout of the castle the tour is not fully accessible to all physical abilities, if you would like further information on whether the tour can be accessed with limited mobility please call us on 01323 833816.

Please note that tour tickets are on a first come, first served basis.

Date:
Tour Times:

Friday 12th July

1.30pm

Saturday 13th July

11.30am & 1pm

Sunday 14th July

12pm & 1.30pm

Monday 15th July

11.30am & 1pm

Tuesday 16th July

11.30am & 1pm

Wednesday 17th July

1pm

Thursday 18th July

1.30pm

Friday 19th July

12..30pm

Saturday 20th July

12.30pm

Sunday 21st July

1.30pm

Monday 22nd July

11.30am & 1pm

Tuesday 23rd July

11am

Wednesday 24th July

11.30am & 1pm

Thursday 25th July

11.30am & 1pm

Friday 26th July

12.30pm

Saturday 27th July

12.30pm

Sunday 28th July

11.30am & 1pm

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