Summer 2022 Admission Tickets

Summer Public Opening 2022

Pre booked tickets are sold out for this summer. We would  be delighted to welcome you here on the weekend of September of 10th and 11th  for a most entertaining event which  includes tours of the Castle and so much more: Please click here   

For information only : Prebooked ticket holders are welcome from now  until  5th September 2022.  (Closed Friday and Saturday each week).






Ticket Prices: 

Castle, Egyptian Exhibition & Gardens

Adult £27.50
Child £16.00
Child Concession £15.00
Family (2 adults,2 children) £75.00
Over 60 £25.50
Disabled £25.50
Student £25.50
Carer £0.00

Castle & Gardens

Adult £20.50
Child £13.00
Child Concession £12.00
Family (2 adults,2 children) £57.00
Over 60 £19.00
Disabled £19.00
Student £19.00
Carer £0.00










There are three admission times. Please choose a date on the selector below followed by a ticket type, then your admission time to the Castle. However, if you wish to buy Champagne Afternoon Tea as well as the Castle admission ticket, please tick HERE.

•    Morning Admission:       Admission between 10:00am – 12:30pm  

•    Midday Admission :        Admission between 12:30pm – 2:30pm 

•    Afternoon Admission:   Admission between 2:30pm – 4:00pm. 

Last admission to the Castle is 4:00pm. 

The Grounds, Gift Shop, Tearooms and Cafes are open from 9:30am and much of the food from salads to scones, sandwiches, paninis and cakes are made by Highclere’s chefs and sourced locally.

You are most welcome to explore the Gardens throughout the day. The Gardens, Tearooms and Gift Shop all close at 5.00pm and the Park gates at 5:30pm.


We are pleased to offer an opportunity to combine your visit to Highclere Castle with our "Picnic Afternoon Tea" - a selection of delicious cakes, scones and sandwiches with a Half Bottle of Joseph Perrier Champagne served in a beautiful box.

We offer a Standard Menu, Vegetarian Menu and a Gluten-Free Menu. These menu options apply to the complete Picnic Box. We cannot offer mixed menus within a single Picnic Box. We cannot guarantee that our products are either dairy free or nut free. For details on our Menus for "Picnic Afternoon Tea", please click  HERE.

If you wish to add a "Picnic Afternoon Tea" box to your order, you can select this add-on option below. Our Picnic Afternoon Tea Boxes are £60 for two people.

Your tickets are sent by email at the end of the purchase. Please do check your "junk" folder. A copy of your tickets will also be left in your account in this website for you to print whenever you choose before you arrive here.

Please familiarise yourself with our Terms and Conditions and FAQ pages prior to purchase. As you checkout, there are a number of reminders that the tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Please note that neither dogs (guide dogs excepted) nor picnics are allowed within the Grounds.

Click HERE to view our Terms and Conditions and click HERE to view our Frequently Asked Questions. If you wish to read these pages, please do so BEFORE entering your ticket requirements here.

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Please print your tickets and bring them along with you on the day of your visit.

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