Carisbrooke Castle Museum

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Castle Hill
Isle Of Wight
PO30 1XY

Tel: 01983 523112

Carisbrooke Castle Museum

Guide Prices

Admission to the Museum is included with the English Heritage entrance fee to Carisbrooke Castle. Please book your tickets in advance on the English Heritage website prior to your visit -

Book Tickets



  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors - By arrangement with English Heritage, Blue Badge holders can park near Museum
  • Ramp/Level Access - Lower Gallery of the Museum has level access

Children & Infants

  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome - Hands-on items within the Lower Gallery

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Event Venue - Winter talks held at Museum. Ring 01983523112 for details
  • Groups welcome

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted - Winter visits for Groups by arrangement.
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times - Researchers welcome all year round by arrangement. Free entry for use of Museum database and local history library.

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • French printed material - Brief Museum Guide available
  • Japanese printed material - Brief Museum Guide available

Provider Preferences

  • Indoor Attraction - Museum displays about the history of the Castle in the Lower gallery. Changing local history exhibitions in Upper Galleries. Local History Library available for researchers by prior arrangement.

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens - Outreach service for older people in the community. Telephone 01983523112 for more details.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From East Cowes ferry, second exit at roundabout onto Well Road, A3021, A3054 to Newport.

From Fishbourne ferry, B3339 (Fishbourne lane), A3054 to Newport.

From Yarmouth ferry, A3054 to Newport.​​​

Public Transport Directions

For bus information please visit the Southern Vectis website - 


Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

* Please visit website for latest opening information -

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