Opening Times & Entrance Fees


The castle remains open all year round for ticketed events and private functions including meals, school visits, ghost hunts and weddings.

Opening Times

General public opening hours are seasonal as given below

Owing to issues with Coronavirus, our opening hours are currently reduced.

The grounds are open each week on Saturday and Sunday 11am-4pm, and our tearoom is offering drinks and snacks for consumption outside. We are also offer brunch and lunch which can be prebooked and is table service only. Unfortunately we are not yet in a position to open up inside to visitors who are not dining with us.

All tickets are £2.50 (no concessions. Under-5s and season ticket holders go free. Tickets may be purchased from the ticket office on arrival.

For more information please call us on 01283 812129, or Click Here to fill out our Enquiries form.

Click Here for information on Admission Fees.

Car Park

Use of the Tutbury Castle car park is £1.00 per vehicle/motorbike. Parking is at the owners’ risk and Tutbury Castle cannot accept any responsibility for any damage, loss or theft.

Season Tickets

Please click here for more information.

Additional Information

Dogs are welcome but must be kept on a lead at all times.

Commercial photography and filming including wedding photography and filming are permitted but only by prior arrangement. If you do not have a wedding booked at Tutbury Castle you may use the grounds for a pre-wedding photo shoot at a cost agreed by the wedding co-ordinator. Any arrangements will be confirmed in writing. Please contact us on 01283 812129 for further details.

The Castle reserves the right to refuse entry.