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Castle Rushen

Castle Street
Castletown
IM9 1LD

Castle / Fort

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Castle Rushen view from the harbour

Map & Directions

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

Autumn (5 Sept 2017 - 3 Nov 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 16:00

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  • Very Good
    98
  • Average
    12
  • Poor
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  • Terrible
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Recent Reviews:

  • Graham P
    Witham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Part of tour
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 14th October 2017
    Didn't go in but looks very interesting and was in good condition. Next time hopefully we will find more time to go in Read full review
  • Angela S
    Richmond, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    So interesting.
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 11th October 2017
    We visited here recently and started with the explanatory video, voiced by Brian Blessed. Each level was full of history, and the information boards were very helpful. The castle is superbly... Read full review
  • Dave C
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Well kept and good info
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 10th October 2017
    We visited Castle Rushen in October and had a great time. The staff on hand were very helpful with information and pointed us in the right direction. The castle was kept in excellent condition and... Read full review

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