The castle is currently open daily (except for wedding dates specified below) until 2nd November.
Bolton Castle in Wensleydale provides a huge range of exciting things to do in Yorkshire. From family days out to educational trips and historic tours you will find a raft of sights, sounds and smells which bring the castle to life and make for a truly memorable trip.
Bolton Castle is one of the country’s best preserved medieval castles; originally built as one of the finest and most luxurious homes in the land, the castle bears the scars of over 600 years of fascinating history. The castle is still in the private ownership of Lord Bolton, the direct descendant of the castle’s original owner Sir Richard le Scrope
Bird of Prey Display (Garden) There will be no Falconry displays in February or March.
Archery Demonstration and children can have a go! (Courtyard)
Bird of Prey Display (Garden)
Wild Boar Feeding (Boar Park)
Throughout the day we also have:
Trails, Childrens’ Costumes, Caligraphy, Medieval Games and Traditional Crafts
* In poor weather conditions the falcons may not be able to fly.
We are running 3 Knight's Schools on Wednesday 25th July, Thursday 16th August and Wednesday 29th August. 11a.m. to 1p.m. and 2p.m. to 4 p.m. Cost £3 per child. Subscribe to our newsletter for information on upcoming events and courses and special offers. You can optionally sign up for separate weddings and schools newsletters by selecting those.