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Kimbolton Castle

Type:Historic House / Palace

Kimbolton, Cambridgeshire, PE28 0EA

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Vanbrugh and Hawksmoor's 18th Century adaptation of 13th Century fortified house. Katherine of Aragon's last residence. Tudor remains still visible. Courtyard by Henry Bell of Kings Lynn. Outstanding Pellegrini murials. Gatehouse by Robert Adam. Home of Earls and Dukes of Manchester, 1615 to 1950. Family portraits in State Rooms. Now Kimbolton School.

Group Tours available by prior arrangement. Special rates apply.

The castle can be booked out for Weddings and special events.

Suitablity for the Disabled: Unsuitable. Guided Tours: By arrangement. Parking: Parking for coaches limited. Suitability for Dogs: On leads. In grounds only.

Guide Prices

Adult £5.00, Child £2.50, OAP £4.00. Groups by arrangement throughout the year, including evenings, special rates apply.


Road Directions

By Road:
Take the B645 to Kimbolton.
Postcode for Sat Nav: PE28 0EA

The nearest railway station is St Neots, which is 8 miles away.



  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • Picnic area
  • Refreshments Available

Children & Infants

  • Accept children all ages
  • Baby changing facilities

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties
  • Cater for groups
  • Conference facilities
  • Dogs Accepted
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality
  • Public toilets

Key Features

  • Non smoking establishment

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted


Opening Times

Season (4 Nov 2018)
Sunday - SaturdayOpen

* 5 Nov 2017@1-4pm.
4 Mar & 4 Nov 2018 @1-4pm


  • Other Awards Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2017

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