The success of Downton Abbey took everyone by surprise from the first nervous apprehension whether anyone would like the first episode or stay with it for the second or third… the series has become a phenomenon with appreciative viewers all around the world.
Find out more about the real Downton Abbey, Highclere Castle.
The Castle is now closed to the public after the Spring Bank Holiday weekend, but will re-open for the Whitsun Bank Holiday at the end of May. Click here for full details.
Lord and Lady Carnarvon are hosting a Special Drinks Reception and Tour on Friday, 5th June. Please note that all tickets for this event are now SOLD.