29 Mar-30 Sept daily 10.00-18.00, 1-31 Oct daily 10.00-17.00. 1 Nov-28 Mar Wed-Sun 10.00-16.00. Closed 24-26 Dec & 1 Jan
William Peverel, one of King William's most trusted knights, founded this castle after the Norman conquest in 1066. There were additions and improvements made during the 12th-13th centuries, but it has now fallen to ruin.
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