Lancaster Castle

Castle Parade, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 1YJ

Tel: 01524 649 98 Email: 

Opening times

We are temporarily offering free guided tours of the castle courtyards from Monday 19 April. Tours are available every day. Half-hourly tours start at 10am and end at 3.30pm. Find out more and book a place.

Admission charges

  • Adults £8.00
  • Concessions £6.50
  • Children £6.50
  • Family ticket (2 adults and 2 Children) £20.00

Visiting Judges' Lodgings?

Show your Lancaster Castle ticket at Judges' Lodgings Museum, just 2 mins walk from the Castle, and adults receive a discounted £2 admission plus 10% off in the museum shop (Same day only. Terms and Conditions may apply).

What's on Lancaster Castle

  • Events For some events and activities museum admission fees will apply.
  • Exhibitions See what exhibitions are currently on at all our museums.


  • Gift shop
  • Guide dogs welcome
  • Part disabled access
  • Wedding venue

Resources for schools

Access statement

The access statement describes the access, facilities and services that we offer.