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. The English Heritage website gives further details of current prices - Fr
Phone English Heritage on 01983 522107 for details of family tickets and group discounts.



  • 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 further bus information please contact Southern Vectis at or +44 01983 827000 (head office).


Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* 1st April - 31st October: 10am - 4.45pm (daily).
1st November - 31st March: 10am - 3.45pm (weekends only). It's possible to arrange an exclusive group visit on a Tuesday. Call for more info - 01983 523112..
CLOSED: 24th Dec, 25th Dec, 26th Dec, 31st Dec and 1st Jan.

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