Barnard Castle - English Heritage


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Barnard Castle
Durham
DL12 8PR
England

Set on a rock high above the River Tees, imposing Barnard Castle was the stronghold of the Balliol family. Taking its name from Bernard de Balliol, who rebuilt it in the 12th century, it includes a fine great hall and a dominating round-towered keep.

Further information

Opening Hours:

1 April - 30 September 2014 Monday 10:00 - 18:00 Tuesday 10:00 - 18:00 Wednesday 10:00 - 18:00 Thursday 10:00 - 18:00 Friday 10:00 - 18:00 Saturday 10:00 - 18:00 Sunday 10:00 - 18:00 1 October - 2 November 2014 Monday 10:00 - 17:00 Tuesday 10:00 - 17:00 Wednesday 10:00 - 17:00 Thursday 10:00 - 17:00 Friday 10:00 - 17:00 Saturday 10:00 - 17:00 Sunday 10:00 - 17:00 3 November 2014 - 29 March 2015 Monday Closed Tuesday Closed Wednesday Closed Thursday Closed Friday Closed Saturday 10:00 - 16:00 Sunday 10:00 - 16:00 Christmas Eve 24 Dec 2014 Closed Christmas Day 25 Dec 2014 Closed Boxing Day 26 Dec 2014 Closed New Year’s Eve 31 Dec 2014 Closed New Year's Day 1 Jan 2015 Closed

Charges:

Adult £4.60 Child (5-15 years) £2.80 Concession are you eligible? £4.10

Discounts:

  • English Heritage

Upcoming events:

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Facilities and services

Facilities:

  • Picnic area
  • Shop
  • Wheelchair access to some public areas

Services:

  • Events and resources for children and families
  • General guide to collections available

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