Castle Howard

Castle Howard Estate York , YO60 7DA
  • Audio Tour
  • Cafe
  • Disabled Access
  • Gift Shop
  • Guided Tour
  • Parking
  • Toilets


Castle Howard is one of Britain's finest historic house situated in the rolling Howardian Hills

Castle Howard is one of Britain’s finest historic houses and is perfectly situated in the rolling Howardian Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty just outside York. Built over 300 years ago for the Howards by Sir John Vanbrugh. In the house, marvel at awe-inspiring architecture and grand interiors with friendly and knowledgeable guides who share stories of the house, family and collections with visitors of all ages. Outside, sprawling gardens are the perfect place for play and adventure with plenty of places to relax in parkland dotted with lakes, fountains, temples and serpentine with its spectacular house and grounds, a changing programme of exhibitions and events, a choice of restaurants and cafés, gift shops, a farm shop and garden centre, children’s trails and adventure playground there is plenty to explore and discover at Castle Howard.

Normal Admission Price

Free entry to YorkPass holders