Forthcoming Events at 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)

Access Improvements

We are carrying out access improvements to the Castle so please be aware there is building work going on around the entrance and Tea Rooms area.

We thank you for your patience during this time

Family Day Out at The Castle

Monday 30th May - 10.00am - 5.oopm


Ludlow Castle has had a facelift and visitors can now look round Castle House Grounds so to celebrate we are hosting a family fun day


We have live music with Ludlow Concert Band and Saxophone Sundae Sax Quartet, Humble Pie Puppets, James the Jester, treasure hunt around the castle for children and adults alike, a junior jousting arena and stocks, dressing up, Bambino Bazaar Pottery and Ludlow Castle in all it's spring time glory and our Tudor Guide Lady Caroline

Our Tea Rooms will be serving traditional Victorian English teas amongst other refreshments between 10.00am and 4.45pm


Adult £5.00,   Concessions £4.50,   Child £2.50,   Family £13.50

Family Entertainment featuring Battle Heritage and the Heritage Cup

Monday 29th August - 10.00am - 5.00pm


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

James the Jester


Activities for your participation include:

Jousting Arena (subject to dry weather only), junior joust, stocks

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

 Treasure Hunts

 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 - 13th September

Open for business as usual on 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:

Monday 21st - 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.