Castle Howard, Historic House North Yorkshire
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It is easy to reach Castle Howard by public transport, with two bus services operating daily from York. Come by bus and enjoy discounted admission!
Stunningly beautiful in scale, layout and so on. A day here is a day well spent.
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Shops & Cafés in the Courtyard

Escape the high street and visit Castle Howard’s 18th century courtyard where you will discover a wonderful selection of shops and cafés, which are open all year, with free admission and parking.

Discover a well-stocked Farm Shop, with butchery and delicatessen selling estate and local produce. Find charming gifts and home furnishings, inspired by country living, in the delightful Carriage House Shop and browse a range of children's  gifts, games and toys in the Toy Shop. Just a short walk away, the Garden Centre offers an excellent range of plants, trees and shrubs, plus a choice of garden accessories and gifts.

Take time out from your shopping and enjoy delicious, fresh local food in the waitress service Courtyard Café - or if you are on the go, pick up a takeout coffee, patisserie or ice cream at the Coffee Shop.

If you are visiting the House & Grounds, you will also discover the House Gift Shop, Fitzroy Room and Boathouse Café.

Free wifi is available in the courtyard, join network PLAY using password CastleHoward.

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