Following the announcement of regional restrictions for the North East of England (Friday 18th September) we can confirm that Raby Castle remains open. We are following the latest government guidance to ensure that all visitors have a safe and enjoyable experience when visiting us.

We were among the first to receive the Good to Go certification from Visit England in recognition of the measures we have taken to meet government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, and we continue to uphold these high standards to keep our visitors, staff and volunteers safe.

Deer Park

Open 10am to 4pm

Walled Garden

Open 10am to 4pm

Refreshment Kiosk

Open daily from 10am to 4pm. Our Kiosk is offering a limited takeaway grab and go menu as well as a selection of cakes, snacks, and drinks. All food and drink at Raby Castle is served in disposable containers at this time.

Stables Cafe and Outdoor Seating

Currently closed in line with the latest government guidance.

Woodland Play Area

Open 10am to 4pm


Open 11am to 4pm Wednesday to Sunday.

We are offering a morning and afternoon session for visitors to the Castle, and are limiting the number of Castle tickets on sale each day to help us safely manage numbers on site. Tickets for the Castle must be pre-booked online prior to arrival. Book here.

Admission Prices

(Concession prices apply to Over 60s, students with valid student ID and disabled visitors)

Park & Walled Gardens Ticket 
Adult – £8.00
Concession – £7.00
5–15 years – £4
Under 5s – Free
Family (2+3) – £22.00

Castle Ticket (includes Park & Gardens)
Adult – £13.00
Concession – £12.00
5–15 years – £6.5.00
Under 5s – Free
Family (2+3) – £36.50

Stables Cafe, Stables Shop & Woodland Play Area
Free of charge

Annual Pass 
An Annual Pass gives free admission to the Castle, Park and Gardens for a whole year (excluding special events) plus 10% off at the Stables Café and Shop. Pass holders also enjoy 10% off at the High Force Hotel and Kiosk.

Adult – £22.00
Concession – £20.00
5–15 years – £10.00
Under 5s – Free
Family (2+3) – £60.00

Bike Hire

(PLEASE NOTE: We are currently unable to offer bike hire due to Covid 19)

Bike hire is available for visitors to the Park. Hire costs are £7 for adults and £5 for children. Family tickets are available for £20 (2+2) and £24 (2+3). Helmets can be hired for 50p. Bike trails and a map of the grounds are provided to help you explore. Look out for spectacular views of the castle, our herds of red and fallow deer and an abundance of wildlife.

As government guidance develops, we hope to gradually and safely re-open our facilities for the enjoyment of visitors. Click HERE to read our latest update.