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Shop

Gift Shop

Gift Shop

Address

Castle Chain,
Pontefract,
West Yorkshire,
WF8 1QH

Details

*The information below is correct at 5pm on 20th March.*

We're sorry to announce that Pontefract Castle Visitor Centre, Cafe and grounds are currently closed. All events are cancelled until further notice.

For the latest information on council services that are affected by COVID-19 visit the council webpage: http://bit.ly/CoronaWFD


Visit the gift shop and treat yourself to a memento of your visit to Pontefract Castle.

There's something for everyone, including pencil case fillers, housewares, sweets and history books.

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

The gift shop is located in the Visitor Centre, open 7 days a week 11am to 3pm.

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

Wednesday to Sunday 10am - 4pm
Closed Monday and Tuesday

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