Home of the 8th Earl & Countess of Carnarvon and the film location of Downton Abbey.

Highclere Castle has been home to the Carnarvon family since 1679. Built on an ancient site, the original house was recorded in the Domesday Book.

The present day Castle was designed in 1842 by Sir Charles Barry, the architect also responsible for building the Houses of Parliament in Westminster.


Our tickets allow us entry from 12:30pm


Price includes return travel and afternoon entry to the Castle and Gardens  

Day trip to Highclere Castle