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Barnard Castle, Barnard Castle

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  • Recently visited this castle with some friends and it was interesting to look at , there is not all that much information to read but plenty of building left to look around. Also has some great views....  more »
  • Had a fab day visiting the Bowes Museum then Barnard castle itself. Both are well worth a visit. Had a meal at Bowes which was grand. Everything displayed very clearly with lots of information. Very i...  more »
  • Not too much to see inside the walls but worth a visit. Good to visit on a nice day. It is a shame that there was not much to see in the garden.  more »
  • Great for the kids - once we found it! There are no signs pointing the way, but the search was worth it. A lovely and tranquil place.
  • Walked round castle walls as only had 2 hours free parking in the street .also nice walk by the river. Walk down the hill, past castle to the riverside walk
  • One of the best castles in England. Great to wander around
  • With the English Heritage sites it is always fun to follow the guide books and try to imagine what the buildings used to be like. But I have to admit it is really difficult to discern the boar carving that is supposedly connected to Richard III in the roof of the oriel window.
  • Beautiful castle ruin with lots to explore, great for kids, plenty of picnic space, the lady at reception was very kind giving us plenty of history of the castle, would highly recommend a visit.