Step back into time with a visit to this dramatic castle, mentioned in the Doomsday Book, now a haunted ruin. Look out for open air performances during Summer.
What makes it special
- Explore the castle ruins
- Walk in the local woodlands
Closed until April
April to June: 10:00 - 17:00 every day
July onwards: 10:00 - 18:00 every day
English Heritage Member: Free
Adult: £5.40 (with Gift Aid £6.00)
Child (5-17 years): £3.20 (with Gift Aid £3.60)
Concession: £4.90 (with Gift Aid £5.40)
Family (2 adults, up to 3 children): £14.00 (with Gift Aid £15.60)
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Get really close to adorable miniature Shetland ponies and miniature Mediterranean donkeys.
Find out about Dartmoor and its history, culture and wildlife, and explore the gallery here which has regularly changing exhibitions.
Choose from 18 fantastic group activities from gorge-scrambling, archery, pony-trekking, mountain boarding, mountain biking and a full range of watersports. Other activities including cycle hire
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