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Richmond Castle

Richmond Castle,Richmond Address
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Richmond Castle
Tower Street
Richmond
Yorkshire
DL10 4QW
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Richmond Castle,Richmond Telephone No.
01748 822493
hours
1 Apr - 30 Sep 10am-6pm Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, & Sun.
1 Oct - 20 Mar 10am-4pm Mon, Thu, Fri, Sat, & Sun.
24-26 Dec and 1 Jan Closed
etc
A Norman fortress built in the 11th century by William the Conqueror. The keep is a massive 30 metres high and the thick walls were added in the 12th century. The views are wonderful over the River Swale and there is also a delightful riverside walk to Easby Abbey.
facilities
  • English Heritage
  • Gift Shop Or Shop
  • Picnic Areas