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Richmond Castle

Introduction

Richmond Castle is sited above the River Swale. There are banks of trees between the castle and the river to the south. There is a contemporary garden on the site, named the Cockpit Garden.

Visitor Access, Directions & Contacts

Access contact details

The site is open daily from 10 am between April and September. It is open from Thursdays to Mondays throughout the rest of the year. Opening hours are shorter in the winter months.

Owners

English Heritage

Features & Designations

Features

  • Castle (featured building)
  • Earliest Date:
  • Latest Date:
Key Information

Type

Garden

Purpose

Ornamental Garden

Principal Building

Castle

Survival

Part: standing remains

Open to the public

Yes

Civil Parish

Richmond

References

References

Related Documents
  • CLS 1/145/1

    1st Draft/ Richmond Castle Conservation Plan, Parts 1A & 1B - Understanding the Site - Hard copy

    Dept of Archaeology, University of York - undated