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Arundel Castle and gardens

Arundel Castle and gardens

Arundel BN18 9AB, United Kingdom

Arundel Castle is a restored and remodeled medieval castle in Arundel, West Sussex, England. It was established by Roger de Montgomery on Christmas Day 1067. Roger became the first to hold the earldom of Arundel by the graces of William the Conqueror.

Highlights

  • Fitzalan Chapel: it was founded in 1380 by the 4th Earl of Arundel and has had a varied history, including damage during the English Civil War in 1643-4
  • The Keep: it was designed for defense in the 11th century, to see the coast and control the river, to prevent strong warriors attacking and to dominate the local area
  • The Bedrooms: individually decorated bedrooms with Victorian and Edwardian bathrooms.
  • The gardens: Magnificent Tropical and English gardens, a beautiful and fragrant rose garden and an abundant kitchen garden with glasshouses filled with chillis, grapes, lemons

Opening hours

Open on Weekdays from 9.30 am to 5 pm

Admission

With gardens: Adult: £15, child £5

Services & facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Assistance dogs are welcome
  • Café
  • Gift shop

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