What's On
What's On

What's On at Pontefract Castle

January Update

Following the recent Government announcement Pontefract Castle grounds and toilets will remain open to the public during the hours as currently advertised and the Liquorice Café will be serving takeaway food and drink.

Our play area, gift shop and activity zone are CLOSED.

To ensure that the environment remains safe and enjoyable for everyone, please follow all signs.

For more information from Wakefield Council, visit: http://bit.ly/CoronaWFD

Events, Activities, Workshops and Tours

All regular events, activities, workshops and tours taking place at the castle have been suspended. This includes Dungeon Tours.

Discover The Extraordinary

While castle events and activities are currently suspended, you can continue to discover the extraordinary by visiting the Wakefield Museums & Castles blog, where you'll find a whole host of interesting articles to read and fun activities to keep you occupied at home.

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