Bodiam Castle

Important notice -

In line with government guidance, outdoor spaces only at Bodiam Castle are open for local visitors to access for walks. You will need to book your visit in advance.

Archetypal 14th century moated castle with ruined interior - a glimpse of medieval splendour

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Please book ahead before visiting 

The grounds, café (takeaway only), car park, and toilets at Bodiam remain open for local visitors to access fresh air and open space for exercise, in line with government guidance. Due to the current lockdown restrictions we are unable to open the castle and the shop. We've introduced advance booking to keep everyone safe and maintain social distancing. To avoid disappointment please book your tickets by 3pm the day before your visit. Members can book for free, while non-members will need to pay when booking. We'll be releasing tickets every Friday.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Bodiam Castle (11 Jan - 17 Jan)

Sun 17 Jan 2021
10:00-15:00
Book your timed entry to visit Bodiam Castle.

Timed entry to Bodiam Castle (18 Jan - 24 Jan)

Mon 18 Jan 2021
10:00-15:00
Book your timed entry to visit Bodiam Castle.
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Things to see and do

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Eating and shopping

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Our work

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History

Video

An introduction to Bodiam Castle

This video usually plays in one of the tower rooms at Bodiam Castle to give you an introduction to the history of the castle. With limited access to the tower rooms due to covid restrictions, we've put it online for you to enjoy here before or after you visit.

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Wildlife

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Bodiam Castle on the National Trust Collections website