|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.
The Castle is closed
23 October 2015 (Castle closed from 13:30,
last admission at 12:00)
|25-26 December 2015|
The State Apartments are closed
|16 October 2015|
|25 November 2015|
|4 December 2015|
|8 December 2015|
Please note that the Semi-State Rooms are only open during the winter months between 26 September 2015 to March 2016. Please be aware the Semi-State Rooms will not be open when the State Apartments are closed.
|Closure date||Important information|
|10 October 2015||St George's Chapel closed from 12:30|
|23 October 2015||St George's Chapel closed all day|
|23 December 2015||St George's Chapel closed from 13:00|
|24 December 2015||St George's Chapel open for services|
|25-26 December 2015||St George's Chapel 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
12:00 – 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.
From 9 September 2015 – 27 January 2016, admission includes free entry to Long To Reign Over Us, a photographic display to mark the reign of The Queen.
|Over 60/Student (with valid ID)||£17.50|
|Family (2 adults, 3 under 17s)||£49.70|
|Over 60/Student (with valid ID)||£9.40|
|Family (2 adults, 3 under 17s)||£27.80|
Admission to the Castle is free to residents of the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead with an Advantage Card.
Further information is available here.
|Over 60/Student (with valid ID)||£15.80|
|Over 60/Student (with valid ID)||£8.60|
By asking us to treat your purchase as a donation, you enable us to claim Gift Aid tax relief on your payment.
Please note that a transaction fee of £2.00 is payable on all telephone bookings.
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