Ludlow Castle

Ludlow Castle

Overview

A fine medieval ruined castle, set in glorious Shropshire countryside, at the heart of a bustling black & white market town.

Open all week, 10am - 5pm

Hostels nearby

Ludlow Castle

Ludlow, SY8 1AY

Map references

OS Grid Ref: SO5086874594

Lat/Lng: 52.367082, -2.721436

Contact information

Email: [email protected]

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