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Visited during the Rose Fair and was really surprised at this little gem hidden away in the town... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Alison A
Wisbech, United Kingdom
visited on Rose Fair day

Visited on the new operators first day of opening , they had a Victorian Tea party on and I must... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
David D
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1-2 The Crescent, Wisbech PE13 1EH, England
+44 1945 461333
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

Visited during the Rose Fair and was really surprised at this little gem hidden away in the town. There was a Victorian tea party in the beautiful gardens and the old vaults were open for tours although sadly I did not get a chance to...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Visited on the new operators first day of opening , they had a Victorian Tea party on and I must say it was great fun, I visited the vaults and was told they hope to have the Castle open on a regular basis starting September...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Well today’s paper states that the cost of the Wisbech council’s proposals for the Castle will increase their precept by 34%. In the past we have attended Performances of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet and a community archaeological dig. Hope that the town council come up...More

1  Thank Fenlandier
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

The castle is now to be run by the Wisbech town council. The site has great potential for various uses. In the past we attended a performance of Romeo and Juliet. A large archaeological community dig took place which we took part in. The building...More

Thank Fenlandier
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

This fascinating site is in the possession of Cambridgeshire county council however they wish to divest themselves of the responsibility for maintaining it. Well worth a visit but the future use and ownership is uncertain. Visit it if you can.

1  Thank Fenlandier
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

We wanted to visit since I moved to the fens in 2000, however I usually only go to Wisbech to see family or pop to the shops and am not familiar with the town at all. I drove round n round n round and saw...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2015

we went here for an archaeological dig a while ago and it was a very interesting day in the beautiful grounds. we found a few little bits but it was more exciting to talk to everyone else who really knew what they were doing

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

We enjoy going to Wisbech castle to see how it has been restored and also to go in the dungeons. They also do the nicest cream teas. It's peaceful in the garden also.

1  Thank Phillipa D
Reviewed 25 August 2015

We went there for a friends wedding it was really nice we had a great time with great food and drink would go there again

Thank pauline276
Reviewed 1 March 2015

I have lived and worked locally since 1981 and was suprised to see what was hidden. Well worth a look especially if you are interested in history.

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8 August 2017|
Response from Fenlandier | Reviewed this property |
Yes disabled parking near library. 'Castle' being taken over by the town council so don't know whether it is open to public at present. This castle is a building that is on the site of the former castle.