Castle Rushen

Castle Street
Castletown
IM9 1LD

Castle / Fort

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Castle Rushen across the Harbour

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Castletown

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Prices

Adults £8.00, Children £4.00
Concessions available:
◾Holiday Passes providing multi-site admission. Purchase at manxnationalheritage.im/shop
◾Go Explore Heritage Passes for use with trams, trains and bus transport.
◾Group discounts available to pre-booked group visitors of 15 or more paying visitors.
◾Free entry available to Isle of Man School children with a valid ACE card.
◾Season Passes for Isle of Man residents.
◾Free entry available to members of the Friends of Manx National Heritage, National Trust, English Heritage, CADW, Historic Scotland and organisations holding an agreement with Manx National Heritage. Entry available to the named member only on presentation of a valid membership card. Restrictions may apply. For details, please consult your membership handbook.
◾Please note concessions may not apply for special events.

Facilities

Accessibility

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

Leisure Facilities

  • Shop

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)

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

Provider Features

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

Target Markets

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Students / Youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Travel & Trade

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

Opening Times

Summer (1 Apr 2019 - 3 Nov 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00
Autumn (2 Sept 2019 - 3 Nov 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00

* Open Weekends in March 2019, 11am - 3pm
1 Apr ’19 to 24 May ’19 – 10am – 4pm
25 May ’19 to 1 Sept ’19 – 10am – 5pm
2 Sep ’19 to 3 Nov ’19 – 10am – 4pm

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
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    124
  • Average
    17
  • Poor
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Recent Reviews:

  • 342maxinem
    Taunton, United Kingdom
    Castle reincarnated & developed since medieval times
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 7th October 2019
    Very well presented historical site, interactive information available in the entrance hall. Rooms decorated to depict usage in previous years. Displays on many levels so not fully accessible for... Read full review
  • W238CHpaulm
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Enjoyable Visit
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 10th October 2019
    What an excellent way to while away a couple of hours and also learn some interesting historical facts. It’s good for adults - but equally as fascinating for children, due to all of the interactive... Read full review
  • normanandmarilyn
    Caldicot, United Kingdom
    A real step back in time
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th October 2019
    This one of the best Castles we have been to recently They have spent a huge amount of time preparing all the displays and they are particularly children friendly and informative Look out for the... Read full review

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