Mont Orgueil Castle in Jersey

Want to explore one of the finest medieval castles in Jersey?  Cast over the beautiful fishing village of Gorey for over 800 years, Mont Orguiel Castle is a must see attraction on the stunning island. Mont Orgueil is also a symbol of Jersey’s national identity and independent character!

Where can I visit a medieval castle in Jersey?

Mont Orgueil, originally known as Gorey Castle, is located in St Martin in Jersey, and can be reached via the A3 and B28 roads. Perfect for a family day out in Jersey!

The Castle is home to several art displays, including “The Queen” by light artist Chris Levine and holographer Rob Munday, which features, “Equanimity”, a world-renowned holographic portrait of Her Majesty commissioned as part of Jersey’s celebrations of its 800-year-old relationship with the monarchy.

Top 3 things to do at Mont Orgueil Castle

 

  1. See the Dance of Death statue hidden within the Castle
  2. Walk down the staircase to find the Witches in Hell
  3. Find the Prayer Nuts in one of the castle’s rooms
  • Open daily from 16 March to 30 October – 10am to 6pm
  • Open every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 31 October to 19 December – 10am to 4pm
  • Adult: £13.95
  • Child (6-16): £9.05
  • Senior: £12.55
  • Family (2 adults, 2 children): £41.40
  • Under 6: FREE
  • Members: FREE

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