Admission Tickets

Whole site
(Bishop’s Palace, Worcestershire County Museum & Grounds)

Adult – £13.25
Concessions (Over 60s & students) – £11.50
Children (5-16years) – £7.50
Under 5s – Free
Family (2 adults & 3 children) – £35
Carers – Free
Historic Houses Association Members – Free (not valid on event days. Please see our What’s On page to check your visit date)

Grounds Only
(Not available on event days)

Adult – £5.75
Concessions (Over 60s & students) – £5.25
Children (5-16years) – £4.00
Under 5s – Free
Family (2 adults & 3 children) – £15
Carers – Free

Partial closure days

On occasion the Bishop’s Palace and Grounds (including the playground) may be closed. Worcestershire County Museum will remain open and tickets are available at a reduced entry fee:
Adult – £6.25
Concessions (Over 60s & students) – £5.50
Children (5-16years) – £3.50
Under 5s – Free
Family (2 adults & 3 children) – £17.50
Carers – Free

Upcoming Partial closure dates:

Saturday 8th July
Sunday 16th July (Antiques Fair)
Saturday 22nd July
Sunday 13th August (Antiques Fair)
Sunday 19th September (Antiques Fair)
Sunday 8th October (Antiques Fair)
Saturday 14th October

Antiques Fairs are open to the public and entry is £2.50, payable on the gate.

Visitor Facilities

  • Free parking is available on site
  • The Orchard Picnic Area and Carriage Circle can be used for your own picnics
  • Our main reception building includes a lovely gift shop with products from independent and local businesses
  • Lift to all floors
  • The Castle buildings are pushchair friendly or pushchairs can be left in the lobbies if you prefer. The grounds walk includes steps and narrow wood chipped paths.

Accessibility Guide

For full details about access across the site, please see our Accessibility Guide.  (Opens in separate website)

If you have any questions regarding access please call 01299 250416 or email


Dogs are welcome into the Grounds and Reception building. Only Assistance dogs are allowed into the main Castle and outer buildings. Dogs are only allowed in the outdoor seating area of the café.

Find us


Hartlebury Castle Preservation Trust is a registered charity and relies on the generosity and support of it’s visitors and the hard work of it’s amazing team of volunteers.

Every donation matters and makes a positive impact on the work the Trust is able to do.

Please text to donate

To donate £1, text CASTLE to 70201
To donate £3, text CASTLE to 70331
To donate £5, text CASTLE to 70970
To donate £10, text CASTLE to 70191


This is your opportunity to get involved and help us turn Hartlebury Castle into something really special. We couldn’t manage without our fantastic volunteers and we’re always looking for new people to join our friendly teams.

All you need is enthusiasm and a smile.

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