Forthcoming Events at Ludlow Castle



Access Improvements

From Monday 4th January - February 1/2 Term

Whilst the Castle is closed during the week we are improving the Castle Access for visitors

This will mean that at times you will not be able to visit the Tea Rooms and Castle Gallery through the main entrance. You will be directed to a green door to the right of the gates

We thank you for your patience during this time

Tea Rooms Winter Hours

The Tea Rooms are open Monday - Saturday and closed on Sundays until the 7th February 2016

Antiques Fair

Antiques Fair  at  The Beacon Room,  Ludlow Castle

Saturday 26 March 2016

 Further dates throughout the year

Entry £1.00, children free. 

for further information


Car parking is signposted around town when entering Ludlow- further information from Graham on 07784485347

Storm the Castle Duathlon

Sunday 19th April


Details coming soon


Castle Closed for Marches Transport Festival Set Up

The castle will be closed on the following days for the set up and take down of the festival:


Thursday 12th and Friday 13th May
Monday 16th and Tuesday 17th May



Ludlow Spring Marches Transport Festival

Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th May


Please visit their website for details

Family Entertainment featuring Battle Heritage and the Heritage Cup

Monday 29th August - 10.00am - 5.00pm


Come and see:

Rain won't stop play. The Knights of Battle Heritage are fighting to win the prestigious Heritage Cup regardless of the great British Summer!!

Arming the Knight Demonstrations

Live forge and weaponry talks

Living history village with adult and children dressing up

Sam and the Ludlow Dragon Puppet Shows

James the Jester

Activities for your participation include:

Jousting Arena (subject to dry weather only) and stocks

Have a go Archery- Shoot a Knight archery - face painting (extra charges)


 There is a hog roast and light refreshments or bring your own picnic


1 day ticket - Adults £7.00, Children £3.50, Family £20.00  (2 x adults 2 x children)


Castle Closed for the Ludlow Food Festival Set Up

The castle will be closed on the following days for the set up and take down of the festival:
Monday 5th - 8th September
Monday 12th - 14th September

Ludlow Food Festival

 Friday 9th, Saturday 10th, Sunday 11th September 2016


Please visit their website for details 


Shropshire Craft Guild in The Beacon Rooms


Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th October 2016 in the Beacon Rooms 

Open 10 am - 5 pm Saturday and 10 am - 4 pm Sunday             ADMISSION FREE




Castle Closed for Medieval Fayre Set Up

Ludlow Medieval Christmas Fayre is taking over Ludlow castle for a glorious winter festival!


The Castle will be Closed:

Wednesday 23rd - Friday 25th November

Monday 28th November  to  Wednesday 30th November

Ludlow Medieval Christmas Fayre

Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th November 2016

Jesters, entertainers, archery, historical re-enactments create a medieval atmosphere for your Christmas shopping! You can buy all sorts of goodies for your christmas stocking Ludlow Castle Medieval Fayre from over eighty stalls presented by traders from across the UK as well as popular Ludlow traders, all dressed in medieval costumes. A great treat for all the family, in the glorious setting of medieval Ludlow Castle.


Season Tickets Now Available

If you would like to visit us more often there is now a way to do it.....

We are pleased to announce the new Season Ticket


Annual membership is from 1st April – 31st March
Tickets can be purchased at any time of the year Monday to Friday only, with new tickets required from the 1st April each year
Membership is per person or per family based on the type of ticket you initially purchase
Costs are:
Adults £10.00   -   Concessions £9.00   -   Family £27.00 (2 x adults and 4 x children)