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!
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Opening Times & Prices

The house, gardens and adventure playground, shops and cafes are open daily from 10am.

Last admission into the house will be at 3pm on weekdays and at 4pm on weekends

The gardens are open from 10am with last entry at 5pm.


Please visit our shopping and eating pages for individual outlet opening hours.

From time to time the house closes early as we prepare for a wedding. Please check our early closures before you visit.

Historic Houses Association


Members of the HHA can enjoy one free visit to Castle Howard annually, as per the terms and conditions listed on the HHA website. Please note, this excludes our Christmas Opening 18 November - 23 December. Members of the HHA receive a discount when joining the Castle Howard Friends Membership scheme.
Festive Afternoon Tea Ticket

Combine your visit to the House and Gardens at Christmas with a sumptuous Festive Afternoon Tea in our elegant Grecian Hall.

Available on selected dates throughout our Christmas season which runs from 18 November to 23 December 2017.

Price
Adult/Child
£43.95
Friends of Castle Howard and Annual Pass Holder Adult/Child
£25.00
Glass of Champagne (per person)
£6.50
Festive Tickets include house and grounds entry and afternoon tea and must be pre-booked. Limited places available.
Christmas House & Gardens

Experience Castle Howard's grand interiors dressed for Christmas; an unforgettable start to the festive season. The house is open for Christmas from 18 November to 23 December, the house opens at 10am with last entry at 3pm on weekdays and 4pm on weekends.

Pre book online to receive 10% off or 20% if you book to visit between Saturday 18th November to Friday 24th November.

Price
Adult
£18.95
Concession
£17.50
Child (4 - 16)
£9.95
Family (2+3)
£47.85
Under 4
Free
Please select the day of visit when purchasing your tickets. Tickets are available to buy from our ticket office on the day of your visit.
NEW Friends of Castle Howard

Enjoy 12 months free access to the house, parkland, gardens and adventure playground when we're open to the public as well as exclusive benefits and events with our Silver and Gold Friends membership.

If you are currently a Castle Howard Annual Pass Holder or a member of the Historic Houses Association, you will qualify for a discounted membership.

 

 

 

Price
Adult
from £55
Child (4 - 16)
from £15
Family (2+3)
from £130
Family (1+3)
from £85
Under 4
Free
If you would like to know more or have any questions please contact our membership team on 01653 648621 or email sales@castlehoward.co.uk
Gardens (Low Season Pricing)

The gardens are open year round with seasonal highlights to admire whenever you visit. Explore 1,000 acres of parkland with meandering woodland paths, lakeside terraces, temples, fountains and a walled garden which are beautiful at any time of year.

Open from 10am until 5pm or dusk in winter months (last entry).

Available on the day from our Ticket Office only

Price
Adult
£9.95
Concession
£9.00
Child (4 - 16)
£7.00
Family (2+3)
£26.90
Family (1+3)
£16.95
Under 4
Free
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