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Donnington Castle, Newbury

Categories: Ruins, Tourist Spots
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4.1/5 based on 190+ reviews on the web
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  • Ok, so there isn't much of the castle left, but on a sunny day its a great place for the kids to play, they love climbing on the lower walls, playing hide and seek and generally burning off some energ...  read more »
  • the photo of the castle is about all you see. there is not much story or many views. it is perched atop a hill with good views of the city and a nice place to make a picnic lunch 
  • A lovely spot on a sunny afternoon with great views south. Not much left of the castle except the gatehouse which is spectacular (shame it is not open but one of those places that English Heritage can...  read more »
  • A nice place to relax on a summer day. The ruins of the gatehouse are quite cool. It was demolished in 1646 by order of parliament. After withstanding a 18 month seige led by royalists in the First English Civil war
  • Amazing views. Perfect place to bring the family for a picnic. Dog friendly. Lots of history!
  • Great place. Nice view cause it's on a hill. Good for a family day out. My kid loved it.
  • Great relaxing place for picnics or meditations
  • Very nice place on a sunny day for a picnic.
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