Eastnor Castle

Victorian castle known for its exquisite library.

Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 1RL

Eastnor Castle
Free for members
  • Cafe / restaurant
  • Facilities for children
  • Free parking
  • Mostly wheelchair accessible
  • Parkland / open spaces
  • Pet friendly
  • Picnic area
  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible toilets
  • Access statement available
  • Guide dogs welcome
Visit the house's website
for the latest information.

Located in the peaceful surroundings of the Herefordshire countryside and sitting at the foot of the beautiful and historic Malvern Hills, Eastnor Castle sits in 100 acres of grounds and is surrounded by a 5,000 acre estate.

See the magnificent State rooms as you are immersed in the fascinating world of Eastnor and its family.

Eastnor Castle fulfils other roles as an exclusive-use wedding venue, corporate team building venue, and private party venue, as well as a venue for product launches and location filming.

In the grounds you will find an arboretum containing the finest collection of Cedars in Britain with tree trails and rope swings. There are several play areas and an established yew maze which was planted in 1994.

Opening Times


Friday 15th – Monday 18th April
Friday to Monday (Easter Treasure Hunt)*

Tuesday 19th – Thursday 21st April
Tuesday to Thursday

Sunday 1st – Monday 2nd May
Sunday to Monday (Eastnor ChilliFest)*

Saturday 28th – Sunday 29th May
Saturday to Sunday (Eastnor Steam & Vintage)*

Monday 30th May – Thursday 2nd June
Monday to Thursday

Sunday 5th June – Tuesday 19th July
Sunday to Tuesday

Sunday 24th July – Thursday 25th August
Sunday to Thursday

Sunday 28th – Monday 29th August
Sunday to Monday

Tuesday 30th August – Saturday 10th September

Sunday 11th – Tuesday 27th September
Sunday to Tuesday

*Castle & Grounds tickets only. No Grounds Only tickets available.

*Grounds Only Admission (the castle will be closed on these dates)

Please note: The information on the Historic Houses website is advisory, but please always check the website of the house or garden you intend to visit before travelling.

See their website to double check their opening times


Historic Houses members visit for free, not valid during Chilli Festival.

Members should follow the link to ‘book your tickets’ from our website and choose the event they would like to attend. Scroll down the ticket option page to find ‘Historic Houses Member – Adult’ and ‘Historic Houses Member – child’. Add required tickets to the basket and follow the check-out process. During the checkout process, HH members will be asked to input their HH card number(s) which will then be checked on arrival at Eastnor.

Please change our admission prices to:
Adult: £8.50 (Grounds), £12.50: (Castle & Grounds)
Children’s prices to remain the same.

Group Visits

Group tours, school groups and coach tours are most welcome at Eastnor Castle.

See the magnificent State rooms and luxurious bedrooms as you are immersed in the fascinating world of Eastnor and its family. You will enjoy the stunning Drawing Room, decorated to the designs of AW Pugin, the fascinating Long Library and imagine relaxing over billiards in the Little Library. Your tour will take you around a selection of Eastnor’s luxurious and award winning bedrooms.

Eastnor Castle offers pre-booked tours of the castle with their experienced guides.

Educational Visits

We very much welcome schools to Eastnor Castle and are committed to providing visiting schools and educational groups with an engaging learning experience, allowing visiting children to explore the castle and grounds in a relaxed and exciting way.

We have recently been awarded a Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge.

All tours of Eastnor Castle are tailored entirely to the visiting groups requirements, allowing group leaders to build into a tour subjects and themes which complement their classroom study.

Find out more about our offer.

Contact Charlotte our Group Administrator on 01531 633160 or email

  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible toilets
  • Access statement available
  • Guide dogs welcome
Visit the house's website
for the latest information.

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