Raby

Opening Times

Castle

Monday | Closed (excluding bank holidays)
Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday | 11am – 4pm
Thursday | 11am – 4pm
Friday | 11am – 4pm
Saturday | 11am – 4pm
Sunday | 11am – 4pm

Seasonal opening times March – October, in the July and August the castle is open Tuesday – Sunday. Plus, bank holidays.

 

Deer Park

Monday | 10am – 4pm
Tuesday | 10am – 4pm
Wednesday | 10am – 4pm
Thursday | 10am – 4pm
Friday | 10am – 4pm
Saturday | 10am – 4pm
Sunday | 10am – 4pm

 

The Plotters’ Forest

Open weekends and holiday periods  – tickets must be pre-booked, we would recommend booking in advance to avoid disappointment.

The Plotters’ Forest Adventure Playground at Raby Castle is designed for families to play together in our magical Christmas Tree Plantation.

The Yurt Cafe

Monday | 10am – 4pm
Tuesday | 10am – 4pm
Wednesday | 10am – 4pm
Thursday | 10am – 4pm
Friday | 10am – 4pm
Saturday | 10am – 4pm
Sunday | 10am – 4pm

The Yurt Café offers a range of food and beverages, from sandwiches to soups, we’ll also have a range of savoury snacks and sweet treats available.

 

The Stables Shop

Monday | Closed
Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday | 11am – 4pm
Thursday | 11am – 4pm
Friday | 11am – 4pm
Saturday | 11am – 4pm
Sunday | 11am – 4pm

During the school holidays The Stables Shop is open daily, plus Bank Holidays.

 

Walled Garden

The Walled Garden is currently closed as it is under restoration and renovation as part of The Rising Development.

The East Garden is currently open for Raby members.

Things to do in the North East, Raby Castle
Days out in County Durham at Raby Castle Deer Park
The Plotters' Forest Outdoor Adventure Playground in County Durham at Raby Castle

Admission Prices

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

 

Raby Castle and Deer Park Tickets

Adult | £13.00
Concession | £12.00
Children 4–15 years | £6.50
Under 4s | Free
Family (2 adults & 3 children) | £36.50
HH Member | Free
Raby Members | Free

TICKETS

 

The Plotters’ Forest and Deer Park Tickets

Adult | £9.00
Concession | £8.00
Children 4–15 years | £8.50
Under 4s | Free
Family (2 adults & 3 children) | £30.00
HH Member | £5.00
Raby Members with The Plotters’ Forest | Free

TICKETS

 

Deer Park Tickets

Adult | £6.50
Concession | £5.50
Children 4–15 years | £4.50
Under 4s | Free
Family (2 adults & 3 children) | £20.00
HH Member | Free
Raby Members | Free

TICKETS

 

The Yurt Cafe & Stables Shop

Free of charge

Raby Membership

A Raby Membership offers visitors the following benefits for a whole year:

  • Admission into Raby Castle (The Castle is open seasonal March – October)
  • Admission into Deer Park at Raby Castle all year round
  • Admission to High Force Waterfall all year round (excludes parking)
  • 10% off at the Yurt Café and Stables Shop at Raby Castle
  • 10% off at the High Force Hotel and Kiosk
  • Guest Pass to Raby Castle and Deer Park
  • Priority Booking Period for Christmas Events
  • Exclusive Members Only Events
  • VIP Launch to The Rising
  • Discount on selected Special Events
  • East Garden access Summer 2023
  • Upgrades are available for The Plotters’ Forest

Please note a Raby Membership excludes entry into special events. The membership discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, selected items apply.

 

Raby Membership Prices

Adult | £32.00
Concession | £29.50
Children (4–15 years) | £17.50
Under 4s | Free
Family (2 adults & 3 children) | £99.00

MEMBERSHIPS

 

Raby Membership – The Plotters’ Forest Upgrade

Adult | £37.50
Concession | £36.50
Children (4–15 years) | £29.00
Under 4s | Free
Family (2 adults & 3 children) – £125.00

MEMBERSHIPS

 

Please note: Raby is undertaking an exciting development and restoration period. The Walled Gardens will be closed during the renovations, scheduled to gradually reopen ahead of an anticipated launch in spring 2024. Our Wider Park will remain open during this time, where you will be able to enjoy our wildlife and spot our herds of Deer and Longhorn Cattle. As an added bonus we will be offering exclusive preview events of the developments for our loyal Raby Members and look forward to welcoming you.

For further queries, please see our Frequently Asked Questions.

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