An exciting new phase of development is now underway at Lancaster Castle.

Please note that during this period there will be no permanent café facility available at the Castle and the ticket office will be relocated to A-Wing. Guided tours and events will continue as scheduled.



Witches in the Well (20th-21st August 2016)

15th August 2005

Visitors to Lancaster Castle this week will have an opportunity to commemorate the world-famous Pendle witches, tried and incarcerated at Lancaster Castle over 400 years ago. Ol' Demdyke will be ...


New Prison Life Exhibition Opens 15th August

11th August 2005

Lancaster Castle is to open up the A-Wing as part of its guided tours from next Monday (15th August), with a new Prison Life exhibition set up in the ground-floor cells. Each cell will focus o...

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