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THERE’S MUCH MORE TO SEE AT CARDIFF CASTLE!

Would you like to explore more of the Castle’s spectacular Victorian interiors, not included on your Castle ticket, and delve a little deeper in to the story of this amazing building? If so, make sure you join one of our regular Castle Tours and, for a small additional fee, follow in the footsteps of the Bute family with one of our expert guides.

Tour bookings are not currently available online, if you’d like to join a tour then please ask for more information at the Castle’s ticket office.

TOUR TIMES & PRICES FOR SUMMER 2021

HOUSE TOURS

Don’t miss this 50 minute guided tour around the lavish Victorian living quarters. As well as telling you more about the Castle Apartments, included with your entry ticket, your guide will also show you more incredible rooms that are not open to the public, including The Nursery, Chaucer Room, Bute Bedroom and Roof Garden.

Bookings available at the Castle’s ticket office, please ask for more details.

House Tour Times
10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00
14:00 15:00 16:00* 17:00*

*Please note that 16:00 and 17:00 House Tours are currently available Fri – Sun only.

Upgrade your Castle ticket, Castle Key or Annual Pass Prices
Adult £4.00
Child
(Ages 5 – 16, must be with an adult)
£3.00
Senior / Student / Disabled
(single carer free with each disabled ticket)
£3.50
Adult Family Ticket
(2 Adults and 2 Children)
£11.00
Senior Family Ticket
(2 Seniors and 2 Children)
£10.00

CLOCK TOWER TOURS

The Clock Tower is one of the most recognisable landmarks in Cardiff and within are some of the most stunning rooms in the entire Castle. On this 35 minute tour, follow your guide up the spiral staircase from the Winter Smoking Room to the Bachelor Bedroom and, finally, to the breath-taking Summer Smoking Room.

Bookings available at the Castle’s ticket office, please ask for more details.

Times
11:30 12:30 13:30 14:30

Clock Tower Tours available Fri – Sun plus bank holidays throughout the summer season only.

Upgrade your Castle ticket, Castle Key or Annual Pass Prices
Adult £4.00
Child
(Ages 5 – 16, must be with an adult)
£3.00
Senior / Student / Disabled
(single carer free with each disabled ticket)
£3.50
Adult Family Ticket
(2 Adults and 2 Children)
£11.00
Senior Family Ticket
(2 Seniors and 2 Children)
£10.00

Please note there are many steep and uneven steps on this tour which may not be suitable for visitors with reduced mobility.

CONNOISSEUR TOURS

For a truly exclusive visit, take a private tour of the Castle Apartments with your own personal guide who will give you a further insight into the Castle’s exquisite decoration and the powerful personalities that transformed the Castle in the nineteenth century. The tour also includes a visit to the spectacular rooms in the Clock Tower. Please note there are many steep and uneven steps on this tour.

This tour lasts approximately 90 minutes and is suitable for groups of 2- 8 people (minimum of 2 required); the price also includes tea or coffee, a Welsh cake and a souvenir guidebook.

Bookings available by arrangement only, please telephone 029 2087 8100.

Tour Prices
Prices
Adult £39.00
Child (Aged 5 – 16)* £39.00
Senior / Student / Disabled** £39.00

FILM LOCATION TOURS

The BBC hit TV shows of Doctor Who, Sherlock, Torchwood and The Sarah Jane Adventures have all used Cardiff Castle as a film location. Take this exclusive guided tour of the Castle for a closer look at where these terrestrial and incredible intergalactic scenes were shot. The tour, led by an expert guide, will take in locations across the Castle and will last approximately 40 minutes. Please note there are many steep and uneven steps on this tour and may not be suitable for guests with reduced mobility.

Private tours can be arranged for additional charge of £25 per tour, in addition to Castle admission (covers up to 6 people, additional guests charged at standard rate). If you have a larger group, please contact us to discuss prices.

Bookings available by arrangement only, please telephone 029 2087 8100.

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