Tattershall Castle

Magnificent 15th century red brick castle - what wealth and power looks like

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Things to see and do

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What's on 

Upcoming events

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 30 Mar 2018
Explore the Castle, spot the clues and claim your chocolate prize with our Egg hunt, in partnership with Cadbury. £2 per Egg Hunt (Normal admission applies). Please note-we have a limited supply of chocolate prizes, first come first served basis.

Knights and Princesses Day

Mon 07 May 2018
Calling all Knights and Princesses, Bank Holiday Monday is all about you. There's lots of fun things for you to enjoy at the Castle.

From Dangerous to Delicious - archery, hunting and medieval food

Sat 26 May 2018
Spend the day learning how archery helped put food on the medieval table. Meet the Wolfshead Bowmen, hear about hunting techniques and test your skills with a longbow.

Dragon Day

Sat 09 Jun 2018
Make your very own pet dragon, take it with you on the Dragon Quest then enjoy watching The Reluctant Dragon presented by Quantum Theatre as the sun goes down.

Tudor Tattershall Weekend

Sat 23 Jun 2018
Travel back in time and experience Tattershall in the sixteenth century when Charles Brandon, King Henry VIII's best friend and the Earls of Lincoln were living in the Castle.

Fool school

Sat 21 Jul 2018
Learn how to be a medieval fool - a day filled with silliness, circus skills and a whole heap of fun.
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Eating and shopping

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Tattershall Castle sketch 1726

The History of the Castle  

Tattershall Castle is an extraordinary historic site in Lincolnshire that shows evidences from the early Medieval to present. The red brick tower, together with the guardhouse, the moat walls, the stables and the kitchen ruins are grade I listed buildings. They all come from different ages and have different stories.

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Nest in Tattershall Castle trees

Flora and fauna around the castle 

Discover exceptional wildlife in our rare red brick castle surroundings. Explore the grounds, including in both the inner and the outer moats.

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Wedding couple walking by guests throwing confetti with Tattershall Castle in the background

Get married in style and elegance 

Choose Tattershall Castle for your special day and make it memorable with an atmospheric medieval setting and beautiful grounds.

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A guided tour in the Great Hall

Organise a group visit 

Book a guided tour for your group and make the most of your visit to this fascinating historic site.

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A guided tour for school children

Learning opportunities at Tattershall 

Bring history to life with a visit to a castle. From Key Stage One to GCSE we have a range of activities to suit all age groups.

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Art and collections

Our collections

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