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Tamworth Castle

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Halloween heaven

Went to see the Staffordshire hoard which unfortunately due to exhibition centre being refurbished... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Magrat13
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The True Capital

Tamworth, and in particular Tamworth Castle represent the ancient capital of the Kingdom of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chet5629
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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Step back in time and experience life in a Medieval Castle. Explore Tudor and Stuart chambers, grand Victorian reception rooms and the magnificent late Medieval Great Hall. Tamworth Castle promises a brilliant day out for all the family. There is...more
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The Holloway Lady Bank, Tamworth B79 7NA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to see the Staffordshire hoard which unfortunately due to exhibition centre being refurbished was closed. However as it was close to Halloween the castle was suitably decorated. It was totally fantastic, the staff must have been busy for ages decorating, adding all sorts of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tamworth, and in particular Tamworth Castle represent the ancient capital of the Kingdom of Mercia! It is a very interesting place and great value for money. Like most places on your doorstep, you often fail to realise how great they are! Do take the time...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can pay to go in the castle.. it's very informative for children...big grounds..with play park...Tame river.. lovely place.

Thank GazlaineGaz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with freinds from the USA, thay loved that you can touch pick some of the items on display, go into the dungeons close the door have a photograph walk some of the battlements. And a great view.

Thank terryteza
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my young children, who loved dressing up in the various outfits and climbing up the tower. There was lots of interesting information and we generally enjoyed it. However, I was disappointed that the Halloween decorations were still up. On the website it stated...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Sunday morning and there were Halloween activities on in the castle. We had no children with us but we still enjoyed the scares and laughs we had during our visit. Clearly guided around the grounds with a small cafe and shop...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a few days away to celebrate our anniversary. My husband had looked at things to do in the local area and was impressed by what he had read about Tamworth Castle. Everyone we met at the castle was most friendly and helpful. What...More

Thank Anne E
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

A rainy day with teenagers , what to do , we live 10 miles from Tamworth and have never visited the castle . Family ticket is good value , The castle is well set out to tour round , the kids enjoyed it , they...More

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TamworthCastle, Public Relations Manager at Tamworth Castle, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

We are glad that you found our entry prices to be good value, we try very hard to keep the admission costs affordable. We are very pleased you found the Castle so child friendly, we work hard on providing lots of fun interactive things for...More

Reviewed October 2, 2018

A jewel in the crown of Staffordshire, an excellent day out with something for everyone. Not to be missed.

Thank Iain S
TamworthCastle, Public Relations Manager at Tamworth Castle, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

Thank you for your five star review, so glad you loved the Castle, we look forward in seeing you again very soon.

Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

Visited here on recommendation! It was amazing, the grounds were beautiful designed and the castle looks small but inside its so detailed with the history of the previous occupants. It had informative information about the different sections of the castle showing where the servants would...More

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TamworthCastle, Public Relations Manager at Tamworth Castle, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review and recommending Tamworth Castle and grounds to other visitors. We are glad you enjoyed your trip and appreciate this truly unique historic castle and all it has to offer.

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July 7, 2018|
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Response from Simon D | Reviewed this property |
Hi ,yes it does ,it’s basic but sells castle gifts
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Katie W
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Response from TamworthCastle | Property representative |
Hi Katie, we are doing the "Children’s Victorian Christmas Santa Trails" details are on the website, click on the 'What's On' menu and they appear at the bottom on the page. They run from 9-10 and 16-19 December... More
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