Opening Times

Due to Coronavirus restrictions Highcliffe Castle remains closed. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. #Comebacklater

You are still be able to contact the Castle team by
T: 01425 278807

Please see our website or social media pages for regular updates

Castle Grounds

Highcliffe Castle Car Park is open.

The Castle grounds open at 07:00 and close at 19:00 until further notice.

The Castle grounds are open all year round.

Castle Opening Times

The Castle is currently closed due to the Coronavirus
Summer: April 1 - October 31
The Castle is usually open Sunday - Thursday 10:00 - 17:00 (last admission 16:00) Guided Tours run Sunday - Thursday 12:00 (Booking advised)
Winter: November 1 - March 31
The Castle is usually open Saturday - Thursday 11:00 - 16:00 (last admission 15:00)
Please note, the Castle is currently closed due to the Coronavirus.


Takeaway Service Only
Open Daily 10:00 - 15:00 *
Summer - April to September
Currently closed due to Coronavirus
Winter - October to March
Open daily at 10:00 - 16:00
The Castle Kitchen is currently offering a take away service only 10:00 - 15:00 * weather permitting

Why not take a Tour?

When the Castle re-opens our knowledgeable volunteer guides will be able to take you behind the scenes to visit areas of the Castle you will not get to see on the public route. Upgrade your admission ticket for just £3. Tours run from Sunday – Thursday at 12 noon.*

*subject to change and availability