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Sherborne Castle

New Road
SHERBORNE
Dorset
DT9 5NR

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Sherborne Castle

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult - Castle & Gardens£11.00 per ticket
Adult/Senior - Gardens Only£6.00 per ticket
Castle Private Viewing (0-15yrs) for Groups£6.00 per ticket
Castle Private Viewing for Groups£12.00 per ticket
Children (0-15) max 4Free
Party Rates, Castle and Gardens for groups (15+)£8.50
Party Rates, Castle and Gardens for groups (15+)£3.50 per ticket
Senior - Castle & Gardens£10.00 per ticket

No concessions or party rates for gardens only. Season Tickets available on request.

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Facilities

Other

  • Accept Children over 7
  • Dog friendly
  • Gift Shop

Attraction Facilities

  • Dogs on Lead Only
  • Shop

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - 15

Key Features

  • In countryside - Edge of countryside; extensive parkland, Deer park and Farmland.
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction - From 1st July 2007
  • Outdoor Attraction

Accessibility

  • Accessible to Wheelchair Users
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Braille guide.
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Children & Infants

  • Facilities for children - Childrens quiz.

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • Coach Parking
  • On Bus Route
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - Self-service tearoom. Morning Coffee, light lunches and afternoon teas.
  • Picnic Site

Payment Methods

  • Accept Bank Transfers, Internet Payment or SWIFT/IBAN
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Booking essential
  • Cash & Cheque accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • JCB accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Min group size - 15
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Coach drop-off point
  • Conference facilities
  • Dogs Accepted - On a lead
  • Event venue - Public event programme; private event venue.
  • Free car parking
  • On-site coach parking
  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe
  • Picnic Area
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Shop
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets
  • Wedding Venue

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Dutch printed material
  • French printed material
  • German printed material
  • Italian printed material
  • Spanish printed material

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Min group size numeric qualifier - 15 NO

Opening Times

Gardens and Tearooms (25 Mar 2017 - 30 Oct 2017)
DayTimes
MondayClosed*
Tuesday - Thursday10:00 - 17:00*
FridayClosed*
Saturday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*
Castle and Shop (25 Mar 2017 - 30 Oct 2017)
DayTimes
MondayClosed*
Tuesday - Thursday11:00 - 17:00*
FridayClosed*
Saturday - Sunday11:00 - 17:00*

* Open daily, except Monday and Friday. Gardens and tearooms from 10am; Castle and Shop from 11am to last admission 4.30pm. Closes 5pm. Open Bank Holiday Mondays and Good Friday.


Last admission to the Castle and Gardens is at 4:30pm.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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