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Castle Rushen

Castle Street
Castletown
IM9 1LD

Castle / Fort

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Tel+44 (0)1624 827413

Castle Rushen across the Harbour

Map & Directions

Castletown

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

TripAdvisor

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    304
  • Very Good
    113
  • Average
    16
  • Poor
    2
  • Terrible
    1

Recent Reviews:

  • bilvers
    Huntingdon, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Very Interesting
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 18th June 2019
    Impressive and complete castle with lots to see inside. Good displays added to by some very informative guides. Highly recommended but does not allow dogs which is a shame as there is the internal... Read full review
  • microuk
    Rogart, United Kingdom
    Well preserved castle
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 27th June 2019
    One of the best preserved castles I've seen. Very knowledgeable staff & you can get the feel of actually living, or being incarcerated in there. Lovely views from the top, although the steps in the... Read full review
  • 0911janiceb
    Buckhurst Hill, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Castle Rushen
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 10th July 2019
    It was a wet morning and as Castle Rushen is mostly inside we decided to visit . We were quite surprised as to the amount we learnt in there as it looks quite a ruin from the outside . The heritage... Read full review

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