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  • National Trust
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Castle

Penrhyn Castle

Penrhyn Castle

Details

A massive neo-norman fantasy castle crammed with fascinating things including carvings, handmade wallpaper and paintings. With shop, tea rooms and events.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesGift shopItalian signs/guidesNational Trust PropertyOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic siteSpanish signs/guidesWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted

Opening details

2017 Opening times:
1 Jan - 17 Feb Grounds 11:00 - 15:00.
18 Feb - 28 Feb Grounds, Museums, Shop & Cafe 11:00 - 15:00.
1 March - 5 Nov Castle 12:00 - 17:00 (Castle tours between 10:30 & 12:00); Grounds & Museums 10:30 - 17:00, Shop & Cafe 11:00 - 17:00.
5 Nov - 31 Dec Grounds open daily 11:00 - 15:00 (closed 25 Dec); Museums, Shop & Cafe Sat & Sun only 11:00 - 15:00.

Prices

2017 Gift Aid Admission (Standard Admission prices in brackets):

Whole property:
Adult £13.00 (£11.80)
Child £6.50 (£5.90)
Family £32.50 (£29.50)
Groups (15+) Adult £11.30, Child £5.65

Gardens only:
Adult £8.70 (£7.90)
Child £4.35 (£3.95)

Also at this Venue

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 1 - Sat 30 Sep Railway Month
Sat 1 Jul - Sun 8 Oct 'State or Slate?' by Walker & Bromwich
Sun 1 - Fri 20 Oct Life in the Victorian Kitchens
Sat 21 Oct - Sun 5 Nov Family Victorian Hallowe'en
Sat 2 - Sun 3 Dec A Penrhyn Christmas
Sun 3 Dec Christmas Wreath Making Workshop

Contact

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Location

Directions

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Map reference: SH 593724  Lat: 53.23062 Long: -4.10799

Penrhyn Castle is 1 mile east of Bangor, off the A5122 at Llandegai.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 3 miles from Bangor station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Italian signs/guidesItalian signs/guides
  • National Trust PropertyNational Trust Property
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Spanish signs/guidesSpanish signs/guides
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
    • Yesis gravel
    • Yesis grass
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users

Entrance

  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 2
      Number of steps to entrance
  • YesEntrance is well lit