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With spectacular views over Derbyshire, the fairy-tale Stuart mansion, Bolsover Castle, was designed to entertain and impress. Its reputation for revelry lives on as we now entertain you and your family. Wander the lavish rooms of the Little Castle...more
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Bolsover Castle Castle Bungalows Castle Street, Bolsover S44 6PR, England
All reviews english heritage audio guide riding school gift shop civil war overflow car park well worth a visit surrounding countryside wall walk couple of hours interesting history play area entry fee information boards interesting place sunny day riding house
We called in with the family on our way back from a mini break down south. Even though it was a glorious Easter Sunday weather wise it never got too busy. Really nice place for a wander and the castle itself is a great place...More
We brought the grand-children to enjoy the Dragon Egg hunt which is running over the Easter period.
Lots to do and see in the castle grounds, with a special treat for the kids that complete the treasure hunt layed out around the grounds and house....More
Nice place for a walk round with kids of any age, this is a place of historical interest. Whilst the audio tours are good, I do think it would be good to have more ‘plaques’ about the different and many rooms (maybe it’s just me...More
The castle is high on a hill with wonderful views all round. I particularly liked the walk around the top of the walls. The building is very solidly built although roofless in parts and without any furnishings. The ground floor areas have good information about...More
We stopped off at Bolsover Castle to break our journey from Plymouth to York and as English Heritage members, it was a good place to do so.
Not the biggest of sites but that isn’t a criticism as that suited us. The kids enjoyed it...More
The places I could access were very interesting, however ,many of the Coach Party (who had some disabilities )only had access to a small percentage of the site. The Parents with young children seemed to be having a great time. My only regret was that...More