Berkeley Castle


GL13 9BQ

Tel: +44 (0)1453 810303

Aerial shot of Berkeley Castle Bristol



  • Gift Shop


  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site
  • Restaurant

Establishment Features

  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Cater for groups
  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue
  • Licenced for civil marriages
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages - French only

Key Features

  • Celebrity connection
  • Film or TV location
  • Haunted
  • In countryside - On the edge of Berkeley Town
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times
  • Outdoor Attraction - 9 acres of gardens to explore too. (No Dogs allowed)

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Special group rates
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Opening Times

Castle Opening (1 Apr 2019 - 30 Oct 2019)
Butterfly House Opening (1 May 2019 - 30 Sept 2019)

* Open Sunday to Wednesday 10.30am-5pm


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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

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Recent Reviews:

  • BluestreakCambridge
    Burnham-On-Sea, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    Loveky castle
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 17th April 2019
    Had a superb day visiting this castle. Started with a coffee and cake in the cafe and then had a great guided tour round this interesting castle. Every room was different with lots of history. The... Read full review
  • t0rt0iseshell
    Cheltenham, United Kingdom
    Tudor Court at Berkeley Castle!
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 18th April 2019
    We decided to visit Berkeley again last weekend because we'd seen an advert for the Tudor Court (Past Times Living History). Its one of a number of Tudor Groups who come to the castle in the Summer... Read full review
  • MarcusHurley
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Wonderful Easter visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 19th April 2019
    It's about 8 years since we last visited the castle and lots of changes have taken place. The information boards as you walk towards the castle are excellent and there was some fascinating info... Read full review

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