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Windsor Castle

Type:Castle / Fort

Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 1NJ

Tel: +44 020 7766 7304

Fax: +44 020 7930 9625

Windsor Castle.  Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
2017 Adult£20.50 per ticket
2017 Adult (during closure of State Apartments)£11.30 per ticket
2017 Family: 2 adults & 3 under 17s£53.00 per ticket
2017 Family: 2 adults & 3 under 17s (during closure of State Apartments)£29.60 per ticket
2017 Senior/Student£18.70 per ticket
2017 Senior/Student (during closure of State Apartments)£10.30 per ticket
2017 Under 17/Disabled£12.00 per ticket
2017 Under 17/Disabled (during closure of State Apartments)£7.00 per ticket

2017 ticket prices are valid between 9 January and 31 December 2017.

Facilities

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre
  • No Smoking Attraction

Accessibility

  • Accessible Lift - gives access to State Apartments and Semi-State Rooms.
  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Induction loop on audio tour.
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors
  • Facility for service dogs - water available on request
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Parking & Transport

  • Green Transport - Green Line from London. Buses and coaches from Slough, Staines, Heathrow and Bracknell.
  • Parking (charge) - No car parking on site but follow the signs for LONG STAY PARKING in Windsor town centre; these car parks are better value if you are visiting the castle.

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Approx length of visit - A typical visit lasts between 2 and 3 hours.
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted - Only Blue Bage Guides accredited to Windsor Castle are permitted to guide within the precincts of the Castle.
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 9999
  • Min group size - 15
  • Special group rates - Reduced admission charges apply to groups of 15 or more visitors
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun - In addition to trails and a children's audio guide we now offer an exciting family programme every Saturday throughout the year, linked to the amazing history of Windsor Castle, the magnificent art works on display and the royal residents past and present who have lived here.

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages

  • French audio guide
  • German audio guide
  • Italian audio guide
  • Japanese audio guide
  • Mandarin audio guide
  • Portuguese audio guide - Brazilian Portuguese
  • Russian audio guide
  • Spanish audio guide

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • French printed material
  • German printed material
  • Italian printed material
  • Japanese printed material
  • Mandarin printed material
  • Portuguese printed material - Brazilian Portuguese
  • Russian printed material
  • Spanish printed material

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    6439
  • Very Good
    2058
  • Average
    361
  • Poor
    87
  • Terrible
    42

Recent Reviews:

  • MyBTJ
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Fascinating look behind the scenes, very royal
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 20th July 2017
    You really get a good feeling for royalty while walking around the premises. It is very impressive! They offer audio guides which are bit annoying, but when they function properly they are very... Read full review
  • CLAbbot
    Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    A must go in teh whole UK
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 20th July 2017
    If there is a place where I would say you have to go if you visit our country is our Windsor Castle. Beautiful and full of history. Read full review
  • mrd424
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Crowded make sure you have time
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 19th July 2017
    We stopped here after our cruise on way to Heathrow. Was very crowded and never got into the castle grounds. That said we saw changing of the guard and wandered the town. Great little town with... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is M4. Alternatively M3 jct 3 or A4. Signposted.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest train stations: Windsor & Eton Central (First train service via Slough) or Windsor & Eton Riverside (South West Trains service via London Waterloo).

Opening Times

Open New Year
Open (1 Mar 2017 - 31 Oct 2017)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday09:30 - 17:15
Open (1 Nov 2017 - 28 Feb 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday09:45 - 16:15*

* Last admission 75 minutes before closing.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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