Rockingham Castle

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Rockingham Castle


Celebrating 950 years of living history!

Rockingham Castle

About Rockingham Castle

Rockingham Castle is a remarkable historical landmark situated in the rolling countryside of Northamptonshire, England. It is a magnificent medieval castle that was built on the site of an Iron Age hill fort in the 11th century. The castle has been the seat of the Watson family since the 16th century and has been beautifully preserved. Visitors can explore the castle’s Great Hall, which boasts an impressive collection of historic artifacts, as well as the State Rooms, which are decorated with fine art and antique furniture.

The castle’s stunning gardens and grounds include a rose garden, a herb garden, and a woodland walk, and offer visitors a chance to relax and enjoy the tranquillity of the English countryside. The castle also hosts a variety of events throughout the year, including outdoor theatre performances, music festivals, and a popular Christmas market. Some of their most popular events include the medieval jousting tournament, and the International Horse Trials!

Visit the website by scanning the QR code below:

01536 770 240

How to get here

Rockingham, Corby, LE16 8TH

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Related Events

Spring Artisan Fair

May 19 @ 11:00 - 16:00

Rockingham Castle – Open Gardens Day

June 25 @ 11:00 - 19:00