Powderham Castle

Powderham, Kenton, Exeter, Devon, EX6 8JQ

Tel: 01626 890243

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Powderham Castle

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There is so much to see and do at Powderham Castle you will be pushed to fit it all in to one day, but don’t worry as you can come back within 7 days for FREE*

Entertaining guided tours inside the Castle take you through secret doors and even across a haunted landing! Outside there are acres to explore and discoveries to be made. Children can earn themselves a Powderham medal on our nature trail, get stuck in to arts and crafts in the Nature Nook and even plant a seed to take home in our Potting Shed. There is always a treasure trail to follow.

Visit the Walled Garden Play Area & Pets Corner, home to our friendly pets and adventure play castle, get close to the deer on a deer park safari (available daily in the school holidays) or simply take time to relax and enjoy the stunning views.

We have lots of events throughout the season and our famous themed weeks in the school holidays – where children can meet our very own Capt Jack Sparrow and even the Mad Hatter!

*Please note small extra charge applies to re-take the themed activity.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£11.50 per ticket
Children£9.50 per ticket
Family (2adults+3children)£32.50 per ticket
Senior£10.50 per ticket
Under 4'sFree

Family = 2 adults plus 3 children over 4 years of age

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      Directions

      Road Directions

      Nearest major road is A379. Follow B/W signs on A379 Exeter to Dawlish Road.

      Public Transport Directions

      Nearest station is Starcross station. Follow A379 to castle gates in Kenton.

      Facilities

      Other

      • Gift Shop

      Accessibility

      • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Tour guides
      • Guide Dogs Permitted
      • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
      • Ramp/Level Access
      • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

      Attraction Facilities

      • Childrens Play Area
      • Garden Centre
      • Plant Sales
      • Shop

      Catering

      • On-Site café/restaurant - Tearooms seating 25 max with an overflow of 25 in Coach House, also outdoor seating for 30.Serving cream teas, snacks and homemade lunches. Restaurant at the Country Store within the grounds with outdoor seating area.
      • Picnic Site

      Children & Infants

      • Facilities for children

      Establishment Features

      • Available for wedding receptions
      • Bristol Pound Accepted
      • Cater for groups
      • Coach drop-off point
      • Conference facilities
      • Event venue
      • Event Venue
      • Free car parking
      • Licenced for civil marriages
      • On-site coach parking
      • On-site Restaurant/Cafe
      • Picnic Area
      • Shop
      • Tea / Coffee Shop
      • Toilets
      • Wedding Venue

      Key Features

      • Families
      • Film or TV location
      • Haunted
      • In countryside
      • Indoor Attraction
      • Of historic, literary or architectural interest
      • Outdoor Attraction
      • Weddings

      Parking & Transport

      • Coach Parking
      • On Bus Route
      • Parking (free)

      Payment Methods

      • All major credit cards accepted
      • Cash & Cheque accepted
      • Maestro accepted
      • MasterCard accepted
      • Min group size - 15
      • Visa accepted

      Printed Material in Foreign Languages

      • French printed material
      • German printed material
      • Polish printed material
      • Spanish printed material

      Specialist Features

      • Family Fun
      • Marketed towards families
      • Marketed towards senior citizens

      Tours and Demonstrations

      • Educational Visits Accepted
      • Guided Tours Available for Groups
      • Guided Tours Compulsory for Groups
      • Guided Tours Compulsory for Individuals

      Travel & Trade

      • Group discounts available
      • Wi-fi available

      Venue Facilities

      • Area for musician/band
      • Garden/grounds available for photography
      • Groups Accepted
      • Lawn area for marquee

      Opening Times

      * Open 1st April - 27th October 2017
      Sunday to Friday - 11am - 4.30pm
      First guided tour at 11.15am. Last guided tour at 3.30pm except holidays. On Fridays at 2.30pm.
      Free Flow Daily 3.45 - 5.00 during summer holidays
      Free return visit within 7 days

      The castle sometimes closes for private functions, please call or check the website before making a special journey.

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