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Penrhyn Castle

Penrhyn Castle

  • Visit Wales VAQAS
  • National Trust
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Castle, £5-£11



Penrhyn Castle

01248 353084


Penrhyn Castle,
LL57 4HN

Events at this Venue

date event
Sun 19 Jul Ice Tower Abseil
Thu 23 Jul Castle fun
Sun 26 Jul Mighty Hawks
Mon 27 Jul Hunt for Bugs
Wed 29 Jul Tree Trek
Thu 30 Jul Castle performers


Nestled in between the mountains of Snowdonia and the sea, stunning Penrhyn Castle is easily accessible yet feels set apart from the rest of the world. Offering opulent Victorian interiors, train & doll museums, beautiful gardens & views and even an adventure playground, there really is something for everyone – including a traditional tea room for refreshment! A unique experience, come and visit us to make memories that will last a lifetime.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesGift shopItalian signs/guidesNational Trust PropertyOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic siteSpanish signs/guidesWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted

Opening Details

Open all the time

Summer season
17 March – 4 November 2012
House 12-5pm *(except Tuesdays), Tearoom and gardens 11-5*, Shop 11-5pm
* July and August open 1hr earlier

House open for Diamond Jubilee Teddybear tea party

Winter gardens
5 November 2012 to March 2013 House closed.
Shop, tearoom, Victorian kitchen and gardens 12-3pm
Property closed 25 December.


Summer season - Gift Aid Admission* (Standard admission prices in bracket)
Adult £11 (£10), Child £5.50 (£5), Family £28.00 (£25), Groups (15+) £9.00
Gardens and stable block only – adult £7 (£7), child £3.50 (£3)

Winter gardens: Adult £4, child £1

*Including a voluntary 10% donation, visitors can, however, choose to pay the standard admission prices.



See location of Penrhyn Castle on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SH 608679  Lat: 53.18993 Long: -4.08486

Penrhyn Castle is 1 mile east of Bangor, off A5122 at Llandegai.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 3 miles from Bangor Railway Station station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Italian signs/guidesItalian signs/guides
  • National Trust PropertyNational Trust Property
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Spanish signs/guidesSpanish signs/guides
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
    • Yesis gravel
    • Yesis grass
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 2
      Number of steps to entrance
  • YesEntrance is well lit

Disclaimer: Information included is correct at time of inputting. North Wales Tourism accepts no responsibility for any changes, postponement, cancellation or any other reason affecting the events listed.

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