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.
Although advance tickets for our Summer 2015 Public Opening are now sold out, Lord and Lady Carnarvon are hosting a special evening reception on the 5th June in aid of LUPUS UK. Please visit our special events page for more information.