Castle Rising

Castle Rising, built in 1138, is protected by 5ha of earthworks and has 2m-thick walls. Apart from the figured corbels (small projections) for the hall roofbeams, only the gallery and chapel have survived.

Useful information

Price:

4 £

Opening hours

Apr-Oct: 10am-6pm; rest of year: daily except Mon and Tue 10am-4pm

Nearby tourist attractions

True's Yard
True's Yard
Two cottages form a little museum
1:00
Tales of the Old Goal House
Tales of the Old Goal House
The old town hall with its chequered
1:00
Town centre
Town centre
The town has an exceptionally rich
0:30
St Margaret's Church
St Margaret's Church
This church with twin towers built in
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Town centre
Town centre
The town has an exceptionally rich
0:30
St Margaret's Church
St Margaret's Church
This church with twin towers built in
0:15
See all

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True's Yard
True's Yard
Two cottages form a little museum
1:00
Tales of the Old Goal House
Tales of the Old Goal House
The old town hall with its chequered
1:00
St Margaret's Church
St Margaret's Church
This church with twin towers built in
0:15
See all