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Castle Rushen

Castle Street
Castletown
IM9 1LD

Castle / Fort

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Castle Rushen view from the harbour

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Castletown

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Facilities

Provider Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction

Accessibility

  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp / Level Access - To first exhibition in the Castle courtyard and the bailey and grounds.
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)

Leisure Facilities

  • Shop

Payment Methods

  • Accepts major credit and debit cards
  • Approx length of visit - 1.5h
  • Groups Accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times - For Groups
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Event Venue
  • Licenced for civil marriages
  • Toilets

Target Markets

  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Min group size numeric qualifier - 15

Opening Times

Spring (1 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 16:00
Summer (27 May 2017 - 4 Sept 2017)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 17:00
Autumn (5 Sept 2017 - 3 Nov 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 16:00

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Recent Reviews:

  • OldClanEllmes
    Lincoln, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    A interesting history lesson
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 20th May 2017
    A lot of stairs but is was worth the effort to see all the various aspects of this castle that has had a multitude of uses over the years. Read full review
  • DaveMcInally
    Northamptonshire
    Our favourite attraction on the island
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 20th May 2017
    We travelled from Douglas to Castletown by bus, and took the steam train back. The castle is pretty much as it would have been hundreds of years ago due to sympathetic repairs and sieges that did... Read full review
  • jacy2
    Wheaton, Illinois
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    PART OF HISTORY...................................................
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 16th May 2017
    13th century castle built for a Norse king. Well preserved and attempted to preserve original structure with very narrow steps and steep stone stairs. Interesting climb to the top, but be cautious on... Read full review

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