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Wilton Castle, Bridstow

Wilton Castle, Bridstow, nr. Ross on Wye, Herefordshire HR9 6AD View on map

12th century castle, partly demolished for 16th century house which in turn became ruinous. A dry moat surrounds restored curtain walls which include three fortified accommodation towers.


Opening Arrangements

27th May - 2nd June, 12pm-5pm; 24th - 30th June, 12pm-5pm; 22nd - 28th July, 12pm-5pm; 22nd - 28th August, 12pm-5pm.

Admission Charges

  • Adult: £5.00
  • Child: £2.00 (under 11s free)
  • Other Charges: Free to English Heritage members and Historic House Association members.


Between Wilton Bridge and Wilton roundabout on A40. Approach via lane past the Castle Lodge Hotel. Rail: Hereford (16 miles) and Gloucester (16 miles). Bus: routes 37, 38 and 32.

Parking Spaces


Disabled Access

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