Appleby Castle is closed on the 25th August to people wishing to view the grounds or come on a guided tour. The castle grounds will re-open on Sunday 26th at 10.30am.
Guided tours of Appleby Castle for 2017 are concluding on the 8th of December. The grounds will not be open to public until the New Year. Afternoon teas are still available from Wednesday through to Sunday, please telephone or go online to book.
On Saturday the 11th of March we had an amazing paranormal evening at Appleby Castle. We first used the rods and crystals to answer questions and then we began to use the message board. As the group was small we were able to go to the old chapel in the castle where we were contacted […]
Planning your dream wedding? Situated among the natural beauty of the Lake District and the Pennines, Appleby Castle is the most romantic venue to plan your wedding celebrations. Our wedding fairs will help you choose a stylish bridal gown, find florists, photographers, meet the most fabulous cake makers or hire a classic car or horse drawn carriage. Saturday 24th […]
We have a number of Special Events coming up including four Paranormal evenings, Comedy Nights, and Music evenings. Stay informed by following us on Twitter and Facebook.
Celebrate Valentine’s Night in one of our stylish Castle bedrooms or luxurious cottages. Harp and Cello players will perform two 50 minute sets as guests enjoy a 4 course meal in the Great Hall. The Valentine’s Night menu includes a complimentary glass of champagne on arrival is only £30 per person for Castle Residents or […]
FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER THE CASTLE GROUNDS WILL BE CLOSED TO VISITORS. THERE WILL BE NO AFTERNOON TEAS AND GUIDED TOURS WILW NOT BE AVAILABLE UNTIL THE 24TH OF NOVEMBER. GUIDED TOURS MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE AND MUST INCLUDE AT LEAST FOUR PEOPLE.
EDEN’S Euphoric Circus Group, which offer circus skills workshops, has moved to new premises in Appleby and is also set to open a base in Penrith. Set up in 2001, Euphoric Circus runs popular workshops teaching circus skills and tricks and also regularly puts on community performances. Previously based at Centre 67, Appleby, the group […]
The gates of Appleby Castle are open and visitors are allowed to wander freely about this most historic castle in the county town of the ancient Royal Borough of Westmorland. Owner Sally Nightingale said she was delighted that public are able to walk freely and gain an understanding of the formidable medieval fortress that Appleby Castle once […]
Appleby Castle is delighted to host the Appleby Town Carnival for 2016. The theme for the carnival is Carnivals Around the World and the multitude of possibilities will be very interesting. Will there be a float from Rio de Janeiro, a mardi gras from New Orleans or a fancy dress from Cologne. Many volunteers work […]