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.



Lancashire Witch Trials 400th Anniversary

13th August 2012

To mark the 400th anniversary of the trials of the Lancashire witches this month, The Duchy of Lancaster will be opening the infamous Witches' dungeon at Lancaster Castle to the public. Built i...


Diamond Jubilee Weekend

25th May 2012

New area of the former prison to form part of external tour The Duchy of Lancaster has confirmed that it will be running a special tour of Lancaster Castle to coincide with the Diamond Jubilee cele...

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