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Grimsthorpe Castle Park & Gardens

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Type:Historic House / Palace

Nr Bourne
PE10 0LY

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 215 reviews215 reviews

Tel: 01778 591205

Fax: 01778 591259

Grimsthorpe Castle Park & Gardens

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
2 adults + 3 children£27.00 per ticket
Castle, Park & Gardens£5.00 per ticket
Castle, Park & Gardens£10.00 per ticket
Castle, Park & Gardens£11.00 per ticket

Lower prices for Park and Gardens only.
Season tickets available


  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

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Recent Reviews:

  • Charlie W
    Trip Type:
    Entertaining For All
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 20th August 2017
    Grimsthorpe is a great family destination for a day out. Bike riding, a great adventure play area, walking, touring the house and gardens or lunch/cakes in the cafe. There's plenty to do for all... Read full review
  • highstandardsuk
    Trip Type:
    Excellent Outdoor Theatre
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 18th August 2017
    Enjoyed a wonderful production of the Wind in the Willows last night. My 7 and 9 year olds had a ball, riotous laughing. Really lovely backdrop in the walled Gardens with the castle in the... Read full review
  • lauralovesulots
    Stourbridge, United Kingdom
    Beautiful place but disappointing castle tour
    3 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 17th August 2017
    Grimsthorpe castle is set amongst beautiful land perfect for waking, picnicking, and even cycling. Bicycle hire is available but didn't do this on our trip. The gardens are lovely thriving with... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

DIRECTIONS from North or Southbound A1
At Colsterworth exit take the A151 signposted Bourne. (There is also a Grimsthorpe sign)
Enter and drive through Corby Glen on the A151
Continue on the A151
Grimsthorpe Castle signpost visible after 3 miles- A151
Arrive at Grimsthorpe Castle situated on the right.
Grimsthorpe is around 8 miles, or a 10-15 minute drive from the A1

Special Offers

  • Special bike hire offer June-September.

    Book two bikes online  to hire for up to two hours for £10 or all day hire for £15. Go to and click on the online ticket link.

    Offer link: Tempting Offers

Opening Times

Grimsthorpe (1 June 2017 - 29 Sept 2017)
Monday - Thursday11:00 - 18:00*
Friday - SaturdayClosed*
Sunday11:00 - 18:00*
Grimsthorpe (29 Sept 2017 - 31 Mar 2018)
Monday - SundayClosed*
Grimsthorpe (3 Apr 2018 - 31 May 2018)
Monday - WednesdayClosed*
Thursday11:00 - 18:00*
Friday - SaturdayClosed*
Sunday11:00 - 18:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change


Grimsthorpe Castle tea roomGrimsthorpe Castle Tea Room, RutlandThe tea room at Grimsthorpe Castle offers morning coffee, light lunches and afternoon refreshments. Enjoy home made food, cooked freshly to order using local ingredients wherever possible including vegetables, soft fruits and salad from the Castle gardens

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