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
18 April 2014
20 April 2014 (closed until 13:00)
16 June 2014

The State Apartments are closed
 
15 April 2014
15 June 2014
17 June 2014

15-1131313 Please note that when the State Apartments are closed the Semi-State Rooms will not be open. 

The Semi-State Rooms

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

St George's Chapel is closed
19 April 2014 (St George's Chapel opens at 11:00)
10 May 2014 (St George’s Chapel closed from 13:00)
6 June 2014 (St George’s Chapel closed from 15:00)
13-14 June 2014 (St George’s Chapel will be closed all day)
11 July 2014 (St George’s Chapel opens at 10:30)
9 August 2014 (St George’s Chapel closed from 13:00)
23 December 2014 (St George's Chapel closed from 13:00)
24 December 2014 (St George's Chapel will be open for worshippers only)

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)

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.

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.