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Newcastle Castle will be closed for the festive season on Saturday 24, Sunday 25 and Monday 26 December. We will reopen at 10am on Tuesday 27.

The attraction will also be closing early on New Year’s Eve (Saturday 31 December), with last entry at 2pm. We will be closed for the entirety of New Year’s Day (Sunday 1 January) and will reopen on Monday 2 January.

The Castle is open on a daily basis, 10am till 5pm, with some exceptions during the festive period. Last entry is at 4.15pm and tickets can be purchased from the Black Gate, the Castle's newly renovated 13th century gatehouse (please note: tickets are no longer available to buy from the Castle Keep). Tickets operate at the following prices and last for the entire day...

Adult

£6.50

Senior (60 years and over)

£5.50

Disabled (includes one free carer)

£5.50

Students (with valid ID card)

£5.50

Unwaged

£5.50

Child (5-15 years)

£3.90

Child (0-5 years old)

Free

Family of four

£15.90

Members of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne are entitled to one free ticket, upon presentation of their membership card. Foster families and families of children with additional needs are entitled two complimentary child tickets, upon presentation of a Max Card.