Game Of Thrones Filming Location

Castle Ward, County Down, featured in the first series of Game of Thrones © Helen Sloane / HBO

Castle Ward, County Down, featured in the first series of Game of Thrones

Did you know Game of Thrones® was filmed at Castle Ward? The hit HBO series has become a worldwide phenomenon and has just been commissioned for a fifth and sixth series. Castle Ward’s historic farmyard is the location of Winterfell, the backdrop for the series pilot and much of season one. It’s also where you will find the Whispering Wood and key scenes including Robb Stark’s Camp, the Baelor battle and when Brienne confronts the Stark men.

Did you know?

Workers set about building the set for Game of Thrones at Castle Ward

Game of Thrones® spent eight weeks at Castle Ward building the set of Winterfell ahead of the pilot in 2009.

Actors and crew

Hundreds of actors and crew worked on the filming of Game of Thrones at Castle Ward

GOT cycle tours

See your favourite scenes from the series on two wheels.

Live the GOT experience at Castle Ward

Visitors taking part in the Game of Thrones archery experience

Visitors taking part in the Game of Thrones archery experience

Experience Game of Thrones® for yourself through ClearSky Adventure at Castle Ward!

A replica of the ‘Winterfell Archery Range’ has been masterfully recreated in the courtyard in the very same spot that the filming took place, transporting you into the world of Westeros.

Dress up in character costume, step into the movie set and stand exactly where 'Jon Snow', 'Robb & Bran Stark' stood.

This tour is independently run by Clearsky Adventure at Castle Ward. It is not sponsored, endorsed or affiliated with HBO or anyone associated with Game of Thrones®

Book your Game of Thrones® experience now

Check out the filming locations, join the archery experience and enjoy the cycle tour at Castle Ward now.

Advanced booking is required for the activities, though access to the site to see the filming locations is open seven days per week and is charged at normal admission rates.

For further details, including pictures and tour/experience options, and to book your place, contact Clearsky Adventure now on 028 4372 3933 or fun@clearsky-adventure.com

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