Visitor Info

 

Dover Castle, Canons Gate Road, Dover, CT16 1HU.  01304 211067

The Castle is easily accessible from the A258 Castle Hill and is well signposted around the town.

Click here for a map link

Site Plan (pdf 433KB)

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Opening Hours

The hours for the 2016/17 season are as follows:

 

    28 March - 31 July,  daily 10:00 - 18:000
1 August - 31 August,  daily 09:30 - 18:00
1 September - 30 September,  daily 10:00 - 18:00
1 October - 1 November,  daily  10:00 - 17:000
 2 November - 14 February,  Sat & Sun 10:00 - 16:000
24-26, 31 Dec and 1 Jan Closed  
15 February - 19 February,  daily 10:00 - 16:00
20 February - 24 March,  Sat & Sun 10:00 - 16:000
Stone Hut, first Friday of the Month

10:30 - 13:00

14:00 - 16:00

1st Footguards 1815, first Sunday of the Month
Except when engaged elsewhere or an EH event is taking place
10:00 - 13:00
 

Dover Castle opens at 9.15am for Cruise Ship visitors.

See www.doverport.co.uk for dates

 

Please Note
During extreme windy conditions the Castle may be forced to close for safety reasons, if you are travelling a long distance you may wish to ring the Castle to check beforehand.