Downton Abbey, the major new drama series from ITV was filmed on location here at Highclere Castle. DVD sets of the first series are now available through Highclere Castle, telephone 01635 253210.
From the pen of Oscar-winning ('Gosford Park') screenwriter, Julian Fellowes, now Lord Fellowes, it has an all star cast led by Dame Maggie Smith and Hugh Bonneville.
Tickets for our Summer 2015 Public Opening are now on sale.
We are holding our Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Highclere Castle on Easter Sunday, 5th April 2015. Entrance to the Easter Egg Hunt does not include entrance to the Castle & Exhibition. Please click HERE for more information regarding the Easter Egg Hunt.
As a result, there there will be NO walk-up tickets to visit the Castle & Egyptian Exhibition on Easter Sunday, 5th April 2015.