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Arundel Castle & Gardens

| Arundel, Arundel BN18 9AB, England
+44 (0)1903 882173
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Ranked #1 of 16 attractions in Arundel
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Castles
Owner description: Arundel Castle & The Collector Earl’s Garden, Arundel, West Sussex. Ancient Castle and stately home of the Duke of Norfolk, reflecting nearly 1,000... more » Owner description: Arundel Castle & The Collector Earl’s Garden, Arundel, West Sussex. Ancient Castle and stately home of the Duke of Norfolk, reflecting nearly 1,000 years of history, and commanding the surrounding landscape with magnificent views across the South Downs and River Arun. Fine furniture and works of art in sumptuously furnished rooms. Ancient Motte & Keep. The Collector Earl’s Garden. 14th century Fitzalan Chapel. Collection of arms & armour. Personal possessions of Mary Queen of Scots. Varied programme of Special Events. « less
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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Such a lovely castle the staff are fabulous especially with the kids, I thought it was a really good price £50 for access all areas for a family of 5 :)! And the grounds are amazing just wish we had had more time to explore more!! Also Arundel as a whole is a beautiful place a must visit x

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Emsworth
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

beautiful gardens and castle well worth visit. Had a great time brilliant for the historian buff. Toilets avalible ,restaurant, and lifts for disabled to each floor in castle.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Beautiful castle and grounds lovely afternoon well worth a visit. very interesting history and collections. Gold Rosary beads held by Mary Queen of Scots at her execution and left to the then Lady of the Castle in her will, amazing part of history! And so much more of interest! Lovely church in the grounds, well worth a visit beautiful tombs... More

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Fernhurst, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

A favourite place to take our grandchildren (and other visitors), it never fails to impress, embodying as it does nearly a thousand years of history. A unique combination of mediaeval castle, which saw real action more than once, and magnificent stately home it is still lived in by the 18th Duke of Norfolk directly descended from King Edward 1st. In... More

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Wonderful experience of the history of this marvellous Castle. Beautiful gardens. Would compare the Castle to Windsor Castle. Lovely village is a bonus! .

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UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW via mobile

Visited today with my four year old who was free to get in and was amazed at the beautiful gardens and fountains. The castle again had a real feel of being alive. The staff were all great , cafe reasonable and parking a doddle - although we were there early ! I think you can get a gardens only ticket... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

The most beautiful gardens I have ever seen. I feel inspired to go an create in my own garden. Good service and choice of food in restaurant.

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Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

Fabulous castle with stunning grounds, beautiful gardens with wonderful plantings, including a white garden. The castle has amazing pieces including the rosary carried by Mary Queen of Scots at her execution. Absolutely a must visit if you are in the area.

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

Lovely castle and beautiful grounds. Need plenty of stamina as there is a lot of walking and 341 steps up to the Keep!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

visited the castle and grounds today, the gardens are kept very well with a real feeling inside the castle its self.....worth a visit

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