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Ludlow Castle

Castle Square | Castle Square, Ludlow SY8 1AY, England
+44 1584 873355
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So much history here!

This medieval castle is now a ruin, but don’t pass it up! Imagine walking and sitting and where... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
laura c
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Food festival

We came to Ludlow castle after hearing about the food festival and after visiting other castle and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sarah P
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Ludlow Castle is an unusually complete range of medieval buildings with a varied history evident within its walls. We are host to a number of events that run between April and November, information of which is available at the local tourist...more
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Castle Square | Castle Square, Ludlow SY8 1AY, England
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+44 1584 873355
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"information boards"
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"gift shop"
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"lovely walk"
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"beautiful town"
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"prince arthur"
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"entrance fee"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This medieval castle is now a ruin, but don’t pass it up! Imagine walking and sitting and where kings, princes, queens, and other names from history from hundreds of years past also walked, sat, and plotted...

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came to Ludlow castle after hearing about the food festival and after visiting other castle and never been to Ludlow we thought it would be a good time to visit . Me myself was very surprised with the castle . Lovely building and amazing...More

Thank Sarah P
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The architecture was stunning. We did not enter as it was £6.00pp. We walked around the castle and was still quite impressed with the views. Despite the rain, we walked through the market in the centre of town. Beautiful place to visit. Parking was on...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Wonderful place to visit on the warm Bank Holiday Sunday and during the may festival in town. Small entrance fee but it was worth walking the complete perimeter taking in the vast views of Ludlow and the river below. Many good photo opportunity here on...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

we have just returned from the ludlow spring festival being held here and we spent a lot of time actually looking at the castle ruins. it is such a beautiful place and very eye opening. if you do visit, take the opportunity to climb the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Ludlow for Christmas and the highlight for me was taking photographs at Ludlow Castle on the morning of Boxing Day. We also visited the castle in March and explored inside which we hadn't been able to do on the Boxing Day. The...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our review relates solely to the tea room. The lunches are very reasonably priced, tasty and well presented. Staff were friendly and helpful.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful ruins! There are a few places in the Castle where you can take the steep and narrow stairs up and the views are beautiful. Entry was only £6 and the castle is dog-friendly too! I visited here on a hot day, so be aware...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent some time wandering around the castle, good information at various places around it. Visited the tea rooms after, lovely staff and good food.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous tour with Leon Bracelin. Very informative and Leons passionate delivery brought the castle to life. Highly recommend.

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Jacky H
1 June 2017|
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Response from Ludlow Castle S | Property representative |
There are several car parks around Ludlow, long and short stay. They are all within 10 minutes walk of the castle which in itself is a treat through Ludlow's medieval streets. £5 Adult, £4.50 over 60 or student, £2.50 child... More
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ElectricFish
28 February 2017|
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Response from Ludlow Castle S | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your enquiry. The Castle is open to the public from 10.00am to 5.00pm on Saturday 10th June. The Event is in the function rooms of Castle House which is totally separate
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Ludlow Castle S
14 July 2015|
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Response from Ludlow Castle S | Property representative |
Dogs are very welcome in the Castle and Courtyard of the Tea Rooms as long as they are kept on a lead at all times. We love our 4 legged friends. We also have 1 apartment Sir Henry Sidney that welcomes dogs, so if ever you... More
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