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Interesting ruins

The ruins of Ludgershall Castle are under the guardianship of English Heritage - there is no... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Alan Y
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Limassol, Cyprus
Interesting ruins

Surprisingly interesting ruins after living in this area for 15 years eventually got around to... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
_diana_cuthbert
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Tidworth, United Kingdom
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Castle Street, Ludgershall SP11 9QT, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The ruins of Ludgershall Castle are under the guardianship of English Heritage - there is no entrance charge. The site is fascinating and well worth a short visit. The English Heritage web site gives interesting information including a brief history. Some parking nearby. Also of...More

Thank Alan Y
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Surprisingly interesting ruins after living in this area for 15 years eventually got around to visiting. then took dog for several strolls around. very pleasant area quite and be perfect for children picnics in summer, plenty of slopes for them to run up and down!...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

New to the local area, interesting ruins, could do with a little more detail plaques. Although shouldn't complain for free. Very quiet location and off the beaten track. Would work well if you are planning a nice walk route or a wander after s refreshment...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2017

This little town contains a historical gem - Ludgershall castle. The town itself was of major importance until the 18th century, and the castle played its part. The castle today is just ruins, but they have been excavated kindly, and there are storyboards around the...More

1  Thank TheOldMacs
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

Ludgershall Castle is set within two adjacent enclosures, surrounded by earthworks bands and ditches. A modern farm occupies the middle of the castle, but the original outline of the enclosures can still be seen. Throughout the castles history, many of its buildings were made from...More

Thank Carol B
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I have visited this monument over many years. In fact I can remember when this site was an archeological dig! There is not anything there apart from the monument, a few houses, a manor house and a farm! However if you are interested in medical...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

It's a shame in many ways that there isn't more left of the castle as even with a good imagination it's difficult to picture it as it once was. On a nice day it is lovely to go and walk around. Fairly limited parking so...More

5  Thank Ken R
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Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed this walk with my little daughter and our puppy dog! It's an amazing place full of history and very tranquil place to be.

Thank BlPAndover
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

Full of history on the edge of a village, well worth the visit to learn more about the area and its place in the history of UK and royalty

Thank genee914
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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

A small car park is available, the castle is small ruins but has been set up with an information board to set the scene and put in perspective what you can see. The ruins are limited but the short walks around this area are stunning.

Thank Squeaky81
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