Caldicot Castle & Country Park

CUSTOMER NOTICE

Please be advised that due to a temporary closure of Church Road from 6pm until 2am on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd June, the carpark at Caldicot Castle and Country Park will be closed at 4:30pm on those days.

UPDATE: In line with the Welsh Government announcement, Caldicot //Castle internal grounds will be open to the public from 1st April 2021. Including takeaway refreshments available between 11am – 4pm.

The country park and car park is operating from 8:30am – 8pm. During our open season, the castle’s hours are 11am to 4pm from Tuesday to Sunday and entry is free. The castle is closed on Mondays (except bank holidays). The toilets in the country park are also open at 8.30 am -4.30 pm.

When you visit the Castle please make sure that you say hello to Nerys

Nerys is the Caldicot Castle dragon and she’s full of fun!  Down at Caldicot Castle you can find Nerys between the pages of our brand new Explore and Create family activity pack which you can purchase on site.

It’s full of ideas and activities for exploring the site and Nerys is keen for you to continue the fun when you get home so she’s added some more activities for you to download below.

Medieval Fruit Pie
Leaf Art

Have fun and don’t forget to tweet your creations @Mon_Heritage and show us what you have made.

Should you have any queries, we are available online via email caldicotcastle@monmouthshire.gov.uk or by calling 01291 420241

Caldicot Castle & Country Park was founded by the Normans, developed in royal hands as a stronghold in the Middle Ages and restored as a Victorian family home. The castle, which is within the idyllic wooded country park, has a romantic and colourful history.

During our open season, the castle’s hours are 11am to 4pm from Tuesday to Sunday and entry is free. The castle is closed on Mondays (except bank holidays). 

Visitors to the castle can explore its history, enjoy walks through the tranquil gardens and trails around the park and refreshments in the tea room. 

The castle also hosts various events throughout the season. For more details, please click here.

Between the end of October and April vehicular access and the main car park is closed between 5.30pm and 8.00am (although the Church Road car park remains open). The Country Park remains open in this time.

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Caldicot Castle is open 6 days a week and Admission is FREE.

Caldicot Castle is open six days a week (except bank holidays) between 11.00 am and 16:00 pm from Tuesday to Sunday (holiday opening hours may vary). To contact Caldicot Castle, please email, or call 01291 420241.

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