Carisbrooke Castle - Victoria's Island Trail

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Castle / Fort

Carisbrooke Castle
Carisbrooke
NEWPORT
Isle of Wight
PO30 1XY

Tel: +44 01983 522107

Carisbrooke Castle - Victoria's Island Trail

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Ticket£8.80 per ticket
Child Ticket (5-15 Yrs)£5.20 per ticket
Concession Ticket£7.90 per ticket
Family Ticket (2 Adults & 3 Children)£22.80 per ticket
MembersFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled Parking
  • Facility for service dogs
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Catering

  • Cafe
  • Catering Provided
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Picnic area
  • Picnic Site

Children & Infants

  • Babes in Arms
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Dogs admitted on a lead
  • Dogs welcome - On lead
  • Event Venue
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Gift shop
  • Groups by arrangement
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours by arrangement
  • LGBT Friendly
  • Marquee Space Available
  • Open all year round
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Special Opening for Groups by Arrangement

Group Travel

  • Out of Hours Visits

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • Free parking
  • Green Transport - Short walk (but uphill) from Carisbrooke and bus stops
  • Off-road parking
  • On Site Car Parking
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Min group size - 11
  • Special group rates
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In countryside
  • Indoor Attraction - Castle Museum within the castle
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Some no smoking areas

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Min group size numeric qualifier - 11

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From East Cowes ferry, second exit at roundabout onto Well Road, A3021, A3054 to Newport, town centre, Pyle Street, B3323 to Carisbrooke.

From Fishbourne ferry, B3339 (Fishbourne lane), A3054 to Newport, town centre, Pyle Street, B3323 to Carisbrooke.

From Yarmouth ferry, A3054 to Newport, town centre, Pyle Street, B3323 to Carisbrooke.

Public Transport Directions

Bus; Southern Vectis 6,7,11,38 and the Medina Tour Open top service from Newport, West Wight and Ventnor, all to within a ¼ mile.

Ferry; West Cowes 5 miles, East Cowes 6 miles ( Red Funnel - 0844 844 9988) Fishbourne 6 miles, Ryde 8 miles Yarmouth 9 miles, (Wightlink 08713761000) (Hovertravel (023) 9281 1000 )

For further bus information please contact Southern Vectis at www.islandbuses.info/ or +44 01983 827000 (head office).

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      1101
    • Very Good
      726
    • Average
      161
    • Poor
      48
    • Terrible
      11

    Recent Reviews:

    • whibig
      Southampton, United Kingdom
      Interesting visit
      4 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 27th July 2021
      Enjoyed our visit here but be aware it is not disable friendly. Lots of uneven ,steep steps so wear sensible shoes! Lots of interesting artefacts and plenty of signs explaining what things were... Read full review
    • David J
      Ruishton, United Kingdom
      Great castle!
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 29th July 2021
      Walks around the walls, towers, battlements, the lot. A proper castle that kids and adults will both love. Be sure to walk the outside perimeter as well. Great views. Read full review
    • H4118VDjimm
      London, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Well worth the visit
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 31st July 2021
      The visit exceeded expectations with a lot to see and great history. The ramparts are amazing with views for miles. You could spend a whole day in the museum itself. The garden is an oasis and the... Read full review

    Opening Times

    Summer 2021 (1 Apr 2021 - 30 Sept 2021)
    DayTimes
    Monday10:0018:00
    Tuesday10:0018:00
    Wednesday10:0018:00
    Thursday10:0018:00
    Friday10:0018:00
    Saturday10:0018:00
    Sunday10:0018:00
    Bank Holiday10:0018:00
    October 2021 (1 Oct 2021 - 31 Oct 2021)
    DayTimes
    Monday10:0017:00
    Tuesday10:0017:00
    Wednesday10:0017:00
    Thursday10:0017:00
    Friday10:0017:00
    Saturday10:0017:00
    Sunday10:0017:00
    Winter 2017 (1 Nov 2021 - 19 Feb 2022)
    DayTimes
    MondayClosed*
    TuesdayClosed*
    WednesdayClosed*
    ThursdayClosed*
    FridayClosed*
    Saturday10:0016:00*
    Sunday10:0016:00*
    February Half Term 2022 (20 Feb 2022 - 24 Feb 2022)
    DayTimes
    Spring 2022 (1 Mar 2022 - 31 Mar 2022)
    DayTimes
    MondayClosed*
    TuesdayClosed*
    Wednesday10:0016:00*
    Thursday10:0016:00*
    Friday10:0016:00*
    Saturday10:0016:00*
    Sunday10:0016:00*

    * 20th February 2017 - 24th February 2017: Open Everyday - 10:00 - 16:00

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

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