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10. Conisbrough Castle

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Conisbrough Castle

Conisbrough Castle was first established as a wooden fortification in 1080 by a Norman nobleman, with the surviving circular stone keep dating from around 100 years later.

Conisbrough has since become world famous through Sir Walter Scott's novel Ivanhoe.

Today, Conisbrough Castle is considered to be one of the best preserved Norman castles in England, attracting over 35,000 visitors per year.

Facilities include tea rooms, car parking and toilets.

Conisbrough Castle Address:
Conisbrough Castle
Castle Hill
South Yorkshire
DN12 3BU
England, UK

Conisbrough Castle Opening Times:
Winter Opening Times 
1st October until 31st March
Monday to Sunday 10.00am until 4.00pm

Summer Opening Times
1st April until 30th September
Monday to Sunday 10.00am until 5.00pm

Last admissions to Conisbrough Castle are 40 minutes before closing each day

Conisbrough Castle will be closed over the Christmas period

Telephone +44 (0)1709 863329 for further information

Conisbrough Castle Admission:
Non-Event Days
Adults £4.00
Concessionary Adults £2.75
Children (6 to 16 years) £2.15
Children (5 years and under) FREE
Family (2 adults and 2 children) £10.00
English Heritage Members Free

T  +44 (0)1709 863329

F  +44 (0)1709 866773

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