Corfe Castle

Important notice -

Open: castle, toilets, tea-room & shop at Corfe Castle; car park, toilets & café at Castle View. To avoid disappointment and guarantee admission please book your visit in advance, especially at busier times such as weekends and bank holidays. 

Thousand-year-old royal castle shaped by warfare

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Please book ahead before visiting 

Corfe Castle is open and you'll need to book your tickets by 3pm the day before you visit. Members will be able to book for free, while non-members will need to pay when booking. We will be turning people away if you arrive and haven't booked your tickets in advance. We'll be releasing more tickets every Friday. We're looking forward to welcoming you back.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Corfe Castle (14 Sept - 20 Sept)

Sat 19 Sep 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Corfe Castle.

Timed entry to Corfe Castle (21 Sept - 27 Sept)

Mon 21 Sep 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Corfe Castle.
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Things to see and do

Visiting with your family

Walking at Corfe Castle

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Eating and shopping

Our policy on BBQs 

Due to a high risk of wildfires at the moment, we're asking you to please not bring a barbecue or light a campfire when you visit the coast and countryside. To help protect wildlife, please also take any litter home with you.

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Our work

George Clarke in the greenhouses at Tyntesfield

As seen on George Clarke's National Trust Unlocked 

We recently appeared on Channel 4's George Clarke's National Trust Unlocked TV series. Learn more about the show and head behind the scenes to discover what life was like here during lockdown.

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Places to stay

Vineyard Farm Cottage in Corfe Castle

Places to Stay near Corfe Castle 

From a classic thatched cottage with unrivalled views to quirky heathland hideaways, you’ll find cosy options for two or larger houses for groups of up to eight.