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

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