Medieval Castles In Herefordshire.

8 Castle Fortresses To Explore With Eventful Pasts And Murder Holes In The Walls

From stunning views of the River Wye to exquisite interior design and even activities for the kids, castles in Herefordshire will never disappoint. Are you brave enough to climb high and mighty towers and delve into the deepest, darkest tunnels?

Herefordshire is known for its breathtaking views, picturesque walks and attractions for all the family. There is one thing that Herefordshire always stand out for – and that’s castles. Dive into the past and visit some of the most idyllic castles in Herefordshire. They are all completely unique in their own right with their own history, their own architecture and most of all, their own charm.

This trip into history will provide you with a physical link to the past, plus with the advantage of most visits remaining free or at little cost, you will no doubt have a fabulous time at one of these castles.

Treat your little ones to a spine-tingling visit to these castles over the half term break. Get dressed up in your spookiest outfit for Halloween and creep around the castle grounds. Embark on a family adventure exploring their spooky pasts, ghastly ghost stories and frightening folklore

Croft Castle And Parkland

Croft Castle and Parkland Croft Castle and Parkland (National Trust) sits deep in the heart

Longtown Castle

Longtown Castle Longtown Castle ia a powerful thick-walled round keep dating from the mid-12th century,

Hay Castle

History & Heritage

One of the great medieval defense structures on the border of England & Wales.....

Clifford Castle

Clifford Castle Clifford Castle is one of the earliest Marcher Castles, Clifford Castle guarded a

Wigmore Castle

Wigmore Castle Once the stronghold of the turbulent Mortimer family, Wigmore Castle was later dismantled

Hampton Court Castle

Hampton Court Castle Hampton Court Castle started its journey in the early 15th Century. Set

Eastnor Castle

Castle & Events

Historic house full of medieval armour, arboretum, lake, walks, trails & varied events......

Goodrich Castle

English Heritage

One of the finest and best preserved of all English medieval castles......