Bolingbroke Castle

Places to Visit

Ages:

  • All the family
  • Under 5s
  • School age
  • Adults

Venue:

Outdoor

Cost:

Free

Description

Bolingbroke Castle - English Heritage 

Open any reasonable time during daylight hours 

The remains of a 13th century hexagonal castle, birthplace in 1367 of the future King Henry IV, with adjacent earthworks.Besieged and taken by Cromwell's Parliamentarians in 1643.This site is managed by Heritage Lincolnshire.

FREE entry but donations welcome. 

Facilities

There are no facilities at the castle but there is a pub nearby in the village, or the market town of Spilsby, 3 miles to the west, has a variety of shops and places to eat.

Safety

Please be aware that there is water in the moat surrounding the castle.

Dogs 

Dogs on leads are welcome. 


Parking 

There is a small car park on Moat Lane.

Access

Wheelchair access is available at both entrances from Moat Lane. Please note that, although paths are cut in the grass, the ground is uneven in most places.


Open hours

MondayOpen
TuesdayOpen
WednesdayOpen
ThursdayOpen
FridayOpen
SaturdayOpen
SundayOpen

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