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Visit Us at Caldicot Castle

We are open 6 days a week (not Mondays except Bank Holidays) (subject to any advertised private events). Admission is FREE, except on event days when charges will apply as advertised.

Our normal opening hours are 11 to 4pm.Opening days and/or hours may vary for special events or as a result of private bookings, please check events listing or ring for details. 

Opening days and/or hours may vary for special events or as a result of private bookings, please check events listing or ring for details. On event days special access arrangements may apply, please follow signposts / directions.

On 26th August we are closed to the public for a private event.


  • The site offers FREE parking for cars and up to 5 coaches.
  • Dogs are welcome but must be kept on a lead and supervised in the castle.
  • Wet weather facilities can be provided for lunch by arrangement.
  • Our Tea Room & Coffee Bar on site can provide ice creams and snacks or you can bring your own picnic.
  • Tourist Information Outlet
  • Accessible Toilets are available in the Country Park car park and inside the castle near to the cafe.
  • Caldicot Castle's courtyard and lawns offer level access with paved and light gravelled areas. Towers have spiral staircases and many doorways are narrow.
  • Seating is available in the grounds and towers and in the Country Park.
  • Towers include: Victorian room settings in the Keep and local history information in the Woodstock Tower
  • Staff are happy to advise on access prior to or during a visit.

How to Find Us


Caldicot Castle, Church Road, Caldicot, Chepstow Monmouthshire NP26 4HU

Using Google Maps use NP26 4HW which will take you to the Castle Inn pub and Church which is on the end of our drive.

By Car:

From M4 take junction 23a and B4245 to Caldicot. From M48 take junction 2 for Chepstow and follow A48 (towards Newport) and B4245 to Caldicot. Caldicot Castle is sign posted from B4245.

By Rail:

Caldicot Halt is served by mainline services between Cardiff and Gloucester. From Bristol change at Severn Tunnel Junction. The castle is about a twenty minute walk from the station.

By Bus:

Bus Services run to Caldicot from Bristol, Newport and Chepstow. From The Cross, the castle is about a five-minute walk along Church Road.

Catering at the Castle

We welcome the caterer of your choice to any event you wish to hold here, subject to them holding the necessary certificates and insurance policies but we can recommend the following four companies who have worked with us in the past and understand the peculiarities of catering in a medieval building.

Glyn - Joshua's Catering Lydney www.joshuascatering.co.uk

Mark - Sugarloaf Catering Abergavenny www.sugarloafcatering.co.uk

Please mention where you saw this listing if you contact any of the above.
For more information, including event and venue availability e-mail caldicotcastle@monmouthshire.gov.uk or telephone 01291 420241

Events at the Castle

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