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Highclere Castle and Park, Highclere

Highclere Castle and Park, Highclere, Newbury, Hampshire RG20 9RN View on map

Early Victorian mansion rebuilt by Sir Charles Barry in 1842, surrounded by 'Capability' Brown parkland with numerous listed follies including Heavens Gate, an 18th century eye-catching hill-top landscape feature and The Temple, c1760, altered by Barry in mid 19th century, a regular classical circular structure. Family home of the 8th Earl and Countess of Carnarvon.


Opening Arrangements

7th - 23rd April (except 14th April) 30th April - 2nd May 28th May - 30th May 9th July - 6th September (Sunday - Thursday) Estate, Grounds & Gardens open from 9.30 am to 6 pm.

Admission Charges

  • Adult: £22.00
  • Child: £13.50
  • Other Charges: Concession £20.00 (Castle, Exhibition & Gardens) Family Ticket £60.00


5 miles south of Newbury off A34. Rail: Newbury (5 miles).

Parking Spaces


Disabled Access

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