Castle Rising Castle

Norfolk, England

City/Town/Village: Castle Rising
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk
County: Norfolk
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7928, 0.4681
Postcode: PE31 6AH
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the castle)

Owner

English Heritage

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One of the largest, best preserved and most lavishly decorated keeps in England, surrounded by 20 acres of mighty earthworks. Begun in 1138 by William d'Albini for his new wife, the widow of Henry I, in the 14th century it became the luxurious exile-place of Queen Isabella, widow (and alleged murderess) of Edward II. Owned and managed by Lord Howard of Rising.
Admission
Adults: £4.00
Children: £2.50
Concessions: £3.30
EH Member Cost: Free

Information from English Heritage website


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