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Shop

Gift Shop

Gift Shop

Address

Castle Chain,
Pontefract,
West Yorkshire,
WF8 1QH

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 21 - Sun 22 Oct Dungeon Tour
Sat 21 - Sun 29 Oct October Half Term Fun
Thu 26 Oct Dungeon Tour
Fri 27 Oct Hallowscream
Sat 28 - Sun 29 Oct Dungeon Tour
Tue 31 Oct Ghost Walks

Details

Call into the Visitors Centre and visit the Gift Shop and treat yourself or a friend to a memento of your visit to Pontefract Castle.

There's something for everyone, from pencil case fillers to housewares to books for the history enthusiast.

You will also find a fun selection of toys, wooden swords, dress up items, cuddly toys, children's books and even small souvenirs that would make a perfect gift for a friend or family member.

The Visitors Centre is open Wednesday to Sunday from 11am, Monday and Tuesday from 12.30pm.

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Opening details

Pontefract Castle grounds are open
Monday to Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm
Weekends 9.30am - 4.30pm

Visitor Centre open 7 days a week
11.00am - 3.00pm
Includes, cafe, gift shop, museum displays and activity zone.

Location

Directions

See location of Pontefract Castle on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 460222  Lat: 53.69421 Long: -1.30481

By Road:
M62 jct32
Continue onto Park Road (A639)
Turn left onto Southgate (A645)

For car parking:
Turn left onto North Baileygate. Car park located off Beech Hill. WF8 2JF

Disabled car-parking spaces are available at the Castle gates (approach via Spink Lane or Micklegate).

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Monkhill/Baghill Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Pontefract Bus Station

Walk from Pontefract town centre via Horsefair, Micklegate and Castle Chain.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Pontefract, Monkhill station

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups