Bodiam Castle

Important notice -

We’re re-opening the car park, grounds and toilets at Bodiam. You will need to book your visit in advance. Check What’s On for the latest information and to book. You will be turned away if you arrive without a booking. The castle remains closed.

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

Please book ahead before visiting 

You will need to book your car parking space in advance of your arrival to Bodiam Castle. Members can book for free, while non-members will need to pay when booking. We'll be releasing tickets every Friday. Please note we’ll be turning people away who arrive and haven't booked. We're looking forward to welcoming you back.

Upcoming events

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Bodiam Castle

Our work

Couple overlooking the castle

Dedicate a donation 

Support Bodiam Castle by dedicating a donation to someone special and add your special moments to our interactive map. A unique way to remember a loved one or celebrate a special occasion. Your donation will help us care for Bodiam Castle for years to come.

Bodiam Castle

History

Bodiam Castle

Wildlife

A brown long-eared bat in flight

Bats at Bodiam Castle 

Bodiam Castle hosts one of the largest bat roosts in south-east England, which our team work hard to protect. Look out for our special bat walks in the springtime to get a closer view of the roost.

Bodiam Castle

Art and collections

Our collections

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