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.



  • Refreshments Available

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing facilities

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties
  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Cater for Corporate events
  • Cater for groups
  • Conference facilities
  • Event venue
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets
  • Toilets
  • Wedding Venue

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided tours
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided tours by arrangement


Opening Times

March 2020 Opening (1 Mar 2020)
Sunday13:00 - 16:00
November 2020 Opening (1 Nov 2020)
Sunday13:00 - 16:00

* Group tours available by arrangement throughout the year.


  • Other Awards Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2017

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