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Sherborne Castle & Gardens

Outside the front of the Sherborne Castle & Garden pond

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult/Senior-Gardens only£6.50 per ticket
Adults-Castle and Gardens£12.00 per ticket
Children (0-15) max 4Free
Senior-Castle and Gardens£11.50 per ticket

Prices do not apply to special event days listed on the website when the event admission price applies

Opening Times

*Castle & Shop (19 Apr 2019 - 27 Oct 2019)
Tuesday - Thursday11:00 - 17:00
Saturday - Sunday11:00 - 17:00
Tearoom (19 Apr 2019 - 27 Oct 2019)
Tuesday - Thursday10:30 - 17:00
Saturday - Sunday10:30 - 17:00
Garden (19 Apr 2019 - 27 Oct 2019)
Tuesday - Thursday10:00 - 18:00
Saturday - Sunday10:00 - 18:00

* Gardens from 10:00; Tearoom from 10:30; Castle & Gift Shop from 11:00 with last admission to the Castle 16:15.
Closed Mondays and Fridays but open Bank Holiday Mondays and Good Friday.
*Last admission to the Castle and Shop is 16:15

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Call direct on:

Tel01935 812072



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
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Recent Reviews:

  • Baligirl11
    Trip Type:
    Something for everyone
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 13th June 2019
    You can easily spend a whole day visiting Sherborne Castle, or at the very least combine it with a trip to the old castle. We wandered the gardens in the morning before enjoying a picnic lunch in... Read full review
  • calvin1969
    Ipswich, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Things to do when it’s raining
    3 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 15th June 2019
    Due to the weather on our holiday we decided to visit Sherborne Castle couldn’t get the 10% off as you need to book 2 days ahead A lot of rooms , pictures , furniture to see and plenty of... Read full review
  • 20thcdesigntraveller
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Wonderful House and Gardens, its a shame that the insight Cafe is Terrible with a capital “T” !
    3 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 20th June 2019
    We have enjoyed visiting the Castle and the Gardens before and eaten in the cafe with no issues. However when we recommended that our friends meet us there for lunch we were very embarrassed about... Read full review

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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