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Knaresborough Castle & Museum

Knaresborough Castle & Museum
Castle Yard, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, HG5 8AS

There has been a castle in Knaresborough for over 900 years. Over the centuries there have been significant periods of building and repair work as the castle was adapted to meet changing military requirements, fashions and historic events.

It may seem peaceful now, but Knaresborough Castle was once a mighty stronghold of medieval kings. Take in the awe-inspiring views and then discover the dungeon, ancient graffiti and the King's Chamber. Inside the museum you'll find tales of local characters including Blind Jack, Guy Fawkes and Mother Shipton. You'll also find the rare, original Tudor court room where suspected criminals faced public trail.

Event Times
Friday 16 September: 10:00-16:00
Booking Details
No booking required

Access
Entry to part of museum, and ground floor of King's Tower. Parking available in adjacent car park as are public toilets.

COVID-19 Considerations
This event will run in line with local & national government guidelines at the time of the festival.

Additional Information
Contact for the day: 01423 556188
www.harrogate.gov.uk/knaresboroughcastle
www.facebook.com/knaresboroughcastle
Directions
We are located in the town centre by walking through the Castle Yard car park near the police station or up the pathways from the waterfront.

Organised by
Harrogate Borough Council

Date last modified: 6th July 2022 at 12:10