This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

Ripley Castle, Ripley

Ripley Castle, Ripley, Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG3 3AY View on map

Grade I listed large house with three storey mid 16th century tower built for Sir William Ingilby, and ranges of1783-86 for Sir John Ingilby, by William Belwood.

Contact

Opening Arrangements

Castle: by Guided Tour only. January, February and December - group booked tours only. March- weekends only. March 28th - September 27th - Daily. October and November - weekends only and daily during Autumn half term. Gardens and parkland: open throughout the year.

Admission Charges

  • Adult: £9.00; Gardens £6.00
  • Child: £5.50 (age 5-16)
  • Other Charges: Family ticket £24.00; Gardens £16.50

Directions

4 miles north of Harrogate, off A61 in Riplley village. Rail: Harrogate (4 miles). Bus: No 36A (Leeds to Ripon, every 20 minutes).

Parking Spaces

300

Also accessible via the Dalesway, a footpath/cycleway from Harrogate to Ripley. Cycle stands are available adjacent to the castle and castle tearooms.

Disabled Access

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