Hartlebury Castle will reopen on Wednesday 1st February
Hayley’s Kitchen Cafe reopens Tuesday 17th January.

Our offices remain open in January for enquiries, events, group visits and private hires.

Opening Times

Tuesday – Friday 10am – 5pm
Saturday, Sunday
& Bank Holidays
11am – 5pm
Last entry 4pm
Click here to book tickets

Tickets are also available to buy on the door. We recommend booking in advance for event days.

Playground & Grounds Winter Hours (October – 21st February): Last Entry 3.30pm, Close 4pm

Hayley’s Kitchen at Hartlebury Castle Cafe: Last food orders 4.30pm.


Whole Site Admission

Enjoy a visit around the whole site including the Castle, Grounds and playground.

Adult £13.25
Concession (over 60s & Students) £11.50
Child (aged 5-16) £7.50
Under 5s Free
Family (2 adults & up to 3 children) £35.00

Group discounts are available for parties of 10 or more. Please see our Group Visits page for more information.

Grounds & Gardens Admission

Enjoy a walk around the grounds as you follow the nature trail and enjoy stunning views of the Castle. Let the kids run around on our Adventure Playground.
Please be aware these tickets are not available on Bank Holiday and event days (including Gnome on the Roam) unless otherwise stated.

Adult £5.75
Concession (over 60s & Students) £5.25
Child (aged 5-16) £4.00
Under 5s Free
Family (2 adults & up to 3 children) £15.00


Prices for Worcestershire County Museum only (when House and Grounds are closed):
Explore the history of Worcestershire through fascinating displays, roomsets and collections.

Adult £6.25
Concessions (over 60s & Students) £5.50
Children (aged 5-16) £3.50
Children under 5 Free
Family Ticket (2 adults & up to 3 children) £17.50
Click here to book tickets

Save money with a 12-month pass! 

Become a guardian to receive admission for a year plus other exclusive offers. Whole site or Grounds Only options available – find out more here! We love our local community, if you’re a Worcestershire resident you can buy a Worcestershire Residents Pass that gives you access to the Castle – call 01299 250416 to get your pass today.

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 museum@worcestershire.gov.uk.


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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