Sherborne Castle & Gardens

Front facade of the castle.

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Guide Prices

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Opening Times

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Recent Reviews:

  • bin45
    Bath, United Kingdom
    A wonderful experience ruined by security staff
    1 of 5 stars
    Friday, 13th November 2020
    Lovely day out ruined by aggressive security personnel - visited Sherborne castle today from Bath with neighbour who suffers with vascular dementia and Alzheimer’s and needs to be kept busy as... Read full review
  • JTravel131211
    My favourite place in Sherborne!
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 12th April 2021
    Allow enough time to see everything. The gardens are magnificent, lovingly landscaped and the walks through the old trees, the lake, and the flower meadows are worth a visit. Now in spring... Read full review
  • GailVSmith
    Worthing, United Kingdom
    Trip out after lockdown
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 26th April 2021
    We visited in April 2021 so in between the daffodils and flowering shrubs. Lovely gardens nonetheless with walks around the lake and alongside the old castle. The tea rooms were open but only serving... Read full review


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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A30/A303. Castle situated on B3145, 0.5 miles east of Sherborne, follow brown signs from A30/A352.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Sherborne station. Turn right over railway crossing to T-junction. Turn left, castle is 500 yards away. London Waterloo to Exeter mainline service, trains operated by South West Trains. Local buses/bus services to Sherborne from neighbouring/regional towns.

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