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Ripley Castle | Ripley

Ripley
North Yorkshire
HG3 3AY

01423 770152

Ripley Castle | Ripley

Ripley Castle and Gardens, situated 3 miles from Harrogate in North Yorkshire on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, is an historic attraction open to the public all year round and makes for a fascinating and entertaining day out, in a beautiful location, with memorable surroundings.

 

2013 OPENING TIMES

 

IMPORTANT Please check the following before visiting:

 

Friday 21st June: Castle Tours at 11am, 12.15pm with the last tour at 1.30pm

 

Saturday 13th July:  Castle and Gardens CLOSED for private event

 

Saturday 17th August:  Last Castle Tour 12 noon, Gardens close at 1.15pm for private event

 

Friday 23rd August:  Castle and Gardens CLOSED for private event

 

General Castle Opening Times

 

Entry is by Guided Tour Only

 

January, February and December:  Weekends only, Castle Tours at 11.00am, 12.30pm & 2.00pm

 

April to October, Weekends and School Holidays:  Castle Tours hourly from 11.00am to 3.00pm,

 

April to October, Term Time Weekdays only:  Castle Tours at 11.00am, 12.30pm and 2.00pm

 

March and November:  Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays: Castle Tours at 11.00am, 12.30pm and 2.00pm

 

Garden Opening Times

 

Open daily throughout the year (except Christmas Day, Boxing Day, & New Years Day)

9.00am - 5.00pm (4.30pm winter months). 

 

Special guided tours of the gardens with our Gardener take place monthly from March to September and weekly during August.

 

Childrens Tours

 

Our Ripley Castle Guides have tailor-made a tour especially for children. These tours are entertaining, engaging and fun and available at 11.45am and 1.45pm every  Saturday and Sunday between 23rd March and 3rd November and daily during the schools holidays (excluding February half term and the Christmas break). The tour takes approximately 45 minutes and are specifically geared for children aged 5 -16 years with their family. Children must be accompanied by an adult.