Opening times & admission prices

Opening times

March to October
Open daily 09:45-17:15
(last admission 16:00)

November to February
Open daily 09:45-16:15
(last admission 15:00)

A typical visit lasts 2-3 hours.

Closures

The Castle is closed
25-26 December 2014

The State Apartments are closed
5 December 2014
11-31 January 2015

15-1131313  The Semi-State Rooms

Please note that the Semi-State Rooms are only open during the Winter months between 27 September 2014 and 29 March 2015.

St George's Chapel is closed
7 November 2014 (St George's Chapel closed until 14:00)
18 December 2014  (St George's Chapel closed from 15:30)
23 December 2014 (St George's Chapel closed from 13:00)
24-26 December 2014 (Closed to visitors, but open for services)

St. George’s Chapel is closed to visitors on Sundays as services are held throughout the day. Worshippers are welcome to attend the services. These occur at the following times: 
08:30 – Holy Communion
10:45 – Mattins and Sermon
11:45 – Sung Eucharist
17:15 – Evensong

As a working royal palace, the Castle is used frequently by The Queen for State ceremonies and official entertaining, and closures can occasionally occur at short notice.  Please check opening arrangements  by visiting this website or telephoning the Ticket Sales and Information Office on +44 (0)20 7766 7304.

Admission prices (all include an audio tour and entry to the Drawings Gallery exhibition)

Standard
Adult  £18.50
Over 60/Student (with valid ID)  £16.75
Under 17  £11.00
Under 5  Free
Family  £48.00 (2 adults and 3 under 17s)

When the State Apartments are closed
Adult  £10.00
Over 60/Student (with valid ID)  £9.00
Under 17  £6.50
Under 5  Free
Family  £26.50 (2 adults and 3 under 17s)

Admission to the Castle is free to residents of the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead with an Advantage Card.

Exclusive Evening Tour

6-27 December 2014

Further tour information is available here.

£65.00 per person

Tour to the Great Kitchen

27 December 2014 - 10 January 2015

Combined visit to Windsor Castle and Tour to the Great Kitchen
Further tour information is available here.

Adult £24.00
Over 60/Student (with valid ID) £21.70
Under 17 £14.75
Under 5 Free
Family £61.75 (2 adults and 3 under 17s)

A timed-admission fee of £1.25 per ticket applies to all tickets, excluding Under 17s.

Admission prices for groups (15+)

Standard
Adult £16.65
Over 60/Student (with valid ID) £15.10
Under 17 £9.90
Under 5 Free

When the State Apartments are closed
Adult £9.00
Over 60/Student (with valid ID) £8.10
Under 17 £5.85
Under 5 Free

By asking us to treat your purchase as a donation, you enable us to claim Gift Aid tax relief on your payment.


Tickets purchased directly from Royal Collection Trust can be converted into a 1-Year Pass, giving 12 months' complimentary admission to the site(s) you have visited. Terms and conditions apply. Read more.

To redeem your 1-Year Pass please call the Ticket Sales and Information Office +44 (0)20 7766 7334

Enjoy free re-admission for a year if you buy your ticket directly from us.

The income from your ticket contributes directly to The Royal Collection Trust, a registered charity. The aims of The Trust are the care and conservation of the Royal Collection and the promotion of public access and enjoyment through exhibitions, publications, loans and educational activities.
Gift AidBy asking us to treat your purchase as a donation, you enable us to claim gift aid tax relief on your payment.