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Castle Howard, York

Castle Howard, York, North Yorkshire YO60 7DA View on map

Large stately home dating from the beginning of the 18th century and designed by Sir John Vanbrugh. Situated in 10,000 acres of landscaped grounds, which includes numerous monuments.


Opening Arrangements

Grounds and stable courtyard open daily from 10am.House open from 19 March - 30 October from 11am, last entry 4pm. Will reopen for Christmas.

Admission Charges

  • Adult: £17.50
  • Child: £9.00
  • Other Charges: £16.60


15 miles north of York on A64. Rail: Malton (6 miles) or York (15 miles). Bus: Yorkshire Coachline (summer months only).

Parking Spaces


Parking for the disabled available.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes