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Kenilworth Castle

Open Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Fantastic attraction

I bought an annual pass this year and have visited countless times with friends and family. We... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jennyjenjenz
via mobile
lovely visit

Lovely place to spend some time, entry is cheap in comparison to most places. lovely english ruin... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gavlarcov
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Castle Green | Off Castle Road, Kenilworth CV8 1NE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I bought an annual pass this year and have visited countless times with friends and family. We have enjoyed the bird shows time and time again. The staff are really helpful and friendly and go out of their way to provide an enjoyable experience for...More

Thank Jennyjenjenz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place to spend some time, entry is cheap in comparison to most places. lovely english ruin. very well maintained!

Thank gavlarcov
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Would thoroughly recommend, the entry price is an absolute bargain considering the ethereal mystique of the place. The magic didn't stop at the jaw dropping derelict architecture, it was pouring rain and then the sun shone and we were spoiled with a perfect rainbow...followed up...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is what you expect a well preserved castle ruin. the surroundings were well maintained. Would suggest you visit in the Summer months as it is a bit grim in the Winter

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After the scarefest that was last year and the afflicted story lines, we booked again for this year’s fright night expecting a similar experience. It started off well with little red riding hood taking us around the back of the castle, as the atmosphere built...More

Thank mrjacksanchez
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great location even though most of it is in ruins. I saw lots of families with young children running around having a great time. It was good weather on the day and we enjoyed looking around and taking lots of photos and learning about local...More

Thank LorraineM1307
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

My partner and I spent the bank holiday Monday visiting this stunning 12th century Castle, after switching our national trust membership to English Heritage so that we could see more castles and ruins! We were lucky enough that the day we were there they had...More

Thank AdventuringHills
Reviewed 4 November 2018

We stopped here because of its historical significance, but were stunned at not only how beautiful it is, but how extensive the grounds are. Wonderful English Heritage site - since it is not just one single castle, but composes a number of different buildings and...More

Thank pasowine
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Had a fab few hours here - the staff were friendly and helpful but did not intrude. Took the free audio guide around which was easy to use and provided on-the-spot information. The castle and Elizabethan gardens are just brilliant. Nice to see kids and...More

Thank Emza75
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

A must to visit albeit most of this are now ruins. Steeped in history and learnt so much. Very family friendly and dog friendly. The cafe had lovely food but needed more tables! Fabulous grounds and well maintained. Well worth a visit.

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PedroCampana
17 April 2017|
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The car park belongs to Kenilworth Council. They are the ones who patrol it and ticket people although the castle staff keep it clean and litter free. If you put £2 in that covers you all day and if you are going into the... More
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