One of the greatest Norman fortresses, built to subdue the north, with commanding views of the market town of Richmond and the Yorkshire Dales from its spectacular keep. Unwind in the garden, a tranquil haven of topiary, grasses and herbaceous borders with superb vistas over ther river Swale. Enjoy the interactive exhibition including WW1 prisoners' graffits; explore the legends of King Arthur, Robin Hood and the ghostly Drummer Boy.
Riverside Road Richmond DL10 4QW
01748822493 Visit the Richmond Castle (English Heritage) website
Opening Times : Aprill 1-Sept 30, daily 10am-6pm; Oct 1-31 March 2010, Thurs-Mon, 10am-4pm. Closed Dec 24-26 and Jan 1.