Castle Howard

Castle Howard

Overview

Set within 1000 acres of breathtaking landscape, the estate houses the Arboretum Trust - a collection of botanically important trees.

 

 

 

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What makes it special

  • Stunning stately home

Monday 10am–5pm

Tuesday 10am–5pm

Wednesday 10am–5pm

Thursday 10am–5pm

Friday 10am–5pm

Saturday 10am–5pm

Sunday 10am–5pm

Price

From £9.95

Hostels nearby

YHA York Exterior Image

YHA York

En suite rooms available
Free wi-fi
Cycle store
YHA Dalby Forest Exterior

YHA Dalby Forest

En suite rooms available
YHA Exclusive Hire
Self-catering kitchen

Castle Howard

York, YO60 7DA

Map references

OS Grid Ref: SE 71604 70058

Lat/Lng: 54.121816, -0.906096

Contact information

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