Castle Ward

Unique 18th-century mansion, famed for its mixture of architectural styles

More about this place

Our restoration projects


Help us restore Temple Water back to its former glory.

Upcoming events


Sat 25 Nov 2017
Start your festive season with a visit to Crafted at Castle Ward.

Santa's House

Wed 06 Dec 2017
Make magical Christmas memories when you come to Castle Ward to visit Santa and Mrs Claus.
christmas at Castle Ward

Santa at Castle Ward 

Santa will be visiting Castle Ward between the 6 and 21 December. Make magical Christmas memories when you come to visit Santa in the 'big house'!

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Places to stay

Family sitting in front of one of the camping pods

Places to Stay  

Extend your visit into a holiday! There's plenty of options from our award winning camping pods to a cottage used in HBO's Game of Thrones

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Eating and shopping

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Wedding couple at Castle Ward

Get married in style 

Choose from a diverse range of indoor and outdoor settings to provide the perfect backdrop for your wedding day. Find out more about how many guests you can invite and how to hire this venue.

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Get involved

Get Involved

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A family walks past the mansion house at Castle Ward on an autumn day

Bring the castle to life 

Book a guided tour of the mansion or gardens for your group. We can also offer special interest tours to really bring Castle Ward to life. All tours can be taken during the day or after hours, just get in touch to find out more.

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Art and collections

Our collections

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