Are you a lover of history? Or maybe you just want to explore somewhere new? Nestled in Conisbrough, Doncaster you will find a magnificent medieval castle that dates back to the 12th century. Delve into the medieval world of Lord and Lady de Warenne, and enjoy the grassy areas around the castle walls for games and picnics.

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Conisbrough Castle dates back to the 12th century and you can still go inside it to this day!

Conisbrough Castle has stunning views and was inspired by Sir Walter Scott’s Ivanhoe. With the floors and roofs that have been restored in the lofty circular keep, you can fully appreciate the magnificence of the original 12th-century building.

There is a well-preserved keep for you to view once you step inside. With reinstated floors, you can fully explore the private chambers and steep curving staircases of this impressive castle. Stare down into the basement, then climb right up to the rooftop and drink in dramatic views of the surrounding town and countryside of Conisbrough.

  • Castle is over 850 years old
  • For the best prices and guaranteed access, book your tickets online in advance
  • Family tickets are available
  • Only open Saturday and Sunday

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