Sherborne Castle & Gardens

Front facade of the castle.

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Guide Prices

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Opening Times

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New Road
Sherborne
Dorset
DT9 5NR
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Tel01935 813182

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Travelers Choice 2021
  • Excellent
    334
  • Very Good
    169
  • Average
    38
  • Poor
    9
  • Terrible
    13

Recent Reviews:

  • I2261VQchristophero
    Beautiful House and Gardens
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 18th September 2021
    Spent an amazing half day at Sherborn Castle and Gardens. Staff were very helpful and knowledgeable. The house is amazing and has been preserved incredibly well. Particularly enjoyed the beautiful... Read full review
  • _charlie_c_brown
    Chelmsford, United Kingdom
    Nice gardens
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 21st September 2021
    Visited the gardens (castle closed). Lovely parks and planting. Lake full of birds, including crested grebes. Good walk, very interesting, with lots to see. The staff were excellent, very friendly... Read full review
  • Mobile35942195053
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Beautiful gardens to explore...
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 6th October 2021
    The castle was closed but the gardens were fully accessible on this Saturday morning visit. Grand lake, plenty of birdlife, trees and shrubs colours just starting to turn. Grand history associated... Read full review

Awards

  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2021
  • Regional and MiscellaneousWTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

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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