Opening Times

Open 1st February – 22nd December
Tuesday – Friday: 10am – 5pm
Weekends & Bank Holidays: 11am – 5pm
Café: Tuesday – Sunday, 10am – 5pm

Admission Tickets

Adult – £14.50
Concessions (Over 60s & students) – £12.50
Children (5-16 years) – £8.25
Under 5s – Free
Family (2 adults & 3 children) – £38.50
Carers – Free
Historic Houses Association Members – Free (Not valid on event days. Please see our What’s On page to check your visit date)

Adult – £6
Concessions (Over 60s & students) – £5.50
Children (5-16 years) – £4.50
Under 5s – Free
Family (2 adults & 3 children) – £17
Carers – Free

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 – £6.50
Concessions (Over 60s & students) – £5.95
Children (5-16 years) – £3.75
Under 5s – Free
Family (2 adults & 3 children) – £18.50
Carers – Free

Upcoming partial closure dates:

Sunday 24th March
Sunday 28th April
Sunday 26th May
Saturday 8th June
Sunday 23rd June
Saturday 29th June
Sunday 14th July
Friday 9th August
Sunday 11th August
Saturday 24th August
Saturday 7th September
Saturday 21st September
Sunday 29th September
Saturday 5th October
Sunday 13th October
Saturday 9th November

Historic Houses logo

Hartlebury Castle is part of the Historic Houses Member-Access Scheme.

Visitor Facilities

Logos for free parking, accessible parking, cafe, picnic areas, baby change facilities, toilets and accessible toilets, pushchair-friendly facilities, lift, dogs, shop, adventure playground and bike storage facilities.

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 in 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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