Castle Ticket  

Included in this special ticket price is access to the Castle grounds, Castle Apartments, the Keep, Wartime Tunnels,Interpretation Centre, Firing Line: Cardiff Castle Museum of the Welsh Soldier and a Free Audio Guide (subject to availability).

 Wednesday 6 September
Please note there will be the following changes to admission prices on this date as BBC’s Antiques Roadshow is being filmed at the Castle. 
It is Free Entry to the BBC Antiques Roadshow event within the Castle grounds.  Access to see the Castle’s Apartments is by guided tour only at the following cost:   
 Adult:  £6; Child:  £4; Senior:  £5;  Student: £5
 Tours will run regularly throughout the day, starting at 10am with the last at 5pm. House tours last approximately 45 minutes and may not be suitable for visitors with mobility issues. Tickets are only available in person on the day from the Castle Ticket Office.
 Firing Line museum  will be closed and audio guides will not be available. Please note we anticipate it will be very busy on site and areas such as the Keep and Wartime Shelters may not be accessible.     
Castle Key and Season Ticket passes are valid for entry to the Castle grounds only.  Discounts such as  family tickets or promotional discounts with City Sightseeing buses will not apply.



Castle Ticket

+ House Tour



+ £3.25

Child (Aged 5 - 16)*


+ £2



+ £2.75



+ £2.75

Adult Family Ticket (2 Adults, 2 Children)


+ £8.40

Senior Family Ticket (2 Seniors, 2 Children)


+ £7.40

Under 5s



*Children aged 16 and under need to be accompanied by an adult.

 Please note: If you live or work in Cardiff you can apply for a Castle Key which gives you FREE admission to this world-class heritage attraction for 3 years. 


Your Castle Ticket includes:

  • Free audio guide (subject to availability)
  • Stunningly decorated rooms in the House
  • Medieval Keep
  • Second World War Shelters
  • Roman Wall
  • Firing Line: Cardiff Castle Museum of the Welsh Soldier
  • Interpretation Centre with film show and exhibition


Add a House Tour for just £3.25

For just an extra £3.25 (concessions apply) add a House Tour and see more of the fabulously decorated rooms within the Castle with one of our expert guides. The tour lasts approx. 50 minutes.

The guide will take you to see rooms which are not part of the Castle Ticket including The Winter Smoking Room, The Nursery, The Sitting Room, Lord Bute’s Bedroom and The Rooftop Garden

Please note that if a special event is being held in the grounds there may be an additional charge.

Please note that we only allow assistance dogs on site.