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At this moment the castle is under renovation and is closed

Not a review, just a warning that at the moment the castle is closed renovation. I'm unsure for how... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Eindhoven, The Netherlands

I finally got to visit this mighty castle after far too many years gazing at it's picture on the... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2019
Tim M
London, United Kingdom
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Nottingham Castle is Currently closed for a £30m Heritage Lottery Fund transformation, the site comprises a magnificent 17th-century ducal mansion built on the site of the medieval castle; now a museum and art gallery with impressive sandstone caves...more
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Just very disappointed in Nottingham , I came with an overseas guest , who I travelled two days we went to various towns and cities across the UK. I thought it would be a wonderful idea for her to visit Nottingham and to see Robin...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nottingham is one of the best city in England ,it's lovely to see castle during world cup lovely big castle with lots of interesting things

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been on a tour of England for the last few weeks and Nottingham Castle was on the "to do" list however it is closed for renovations. We were, of course disappointed but understand the need to ensure the sustainability of the site. Not...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Kerry C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not a review, just a warning that at the moment the castle is closed renovation. I'm unsure for how long, but the museum has scaffolding up around the whole structure.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a big disappointment, the castle was going to be the highlight of the visit to Nottingham, but they are completing some refurbishment and have closed the entire castle. We did walk round as much of the outside as we could to get a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 15, 2019

I finally got to visit this mighty castle after far too many years gazing at it's picture on the back of a packet of Players Navy Cut cigarettes. What do I find - it's all wrapped up and I could only get a peep at...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Tim M
Reviewed April 25, 2019

There is a lot of work going on at the moment it was worth checking out, but not near as good as other castles we have visited

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 19, 2019 via mobile

Was so excited to visit Nottingham again to see the castle since we did not see it on our last trip, however upon our arrival found out it was close for 2 years, what a disappointment, especially since we were there for a birthday trip....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank samksandhu
Reviewed March 14, 2019 via mobile

It’s closed for renovations until 2020 thankfully we found out by checking the website before travelling but it seemed most of Nottingham was closed for good or closed for renovations. Even the Nottingham Lace Shop was gone!!

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 7, 2019 via mobile

On our six day trip to Nottingham we were a little dissapointed that the splendid Nottingham Castle was closed as a massive refurbishment was under way for the next couple of years but what we could see namely the impressive walls and statues of Robin...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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March 13, 2018|
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Response from DeniseL3209 | Reviewed this property |
The entrance fee is payable at the gate so you can’t enter the grounds without paying
October 10, 2017|
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Response from Jaci H | Reviewed this property |
Not sure I didn't need it .
October 3, 2017|
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Response from mariasophia25 | Reviewed this property |
hi sorry only seeing question now. yes it only takes an hour for the tour so you would have plenty of time.