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Peveril Castle

Type:Castle

Market Place
Castleton
Hope Valley
Derbyshire
S33 8WQ
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Peveril Castle

Guide Prices

NON GIFT AID
Adult –5.10
Conc – 4.60
Child – 3.00
Family – 13.20

GIFT AID
Adult – 5.70
Conc – 5.10
Child – 3.40
Family -14.80

Awards

  • Visit EnglandVistEngland VAQAS VistEngland VAQAS 2016
  • Other AwardsEnglish Heritage English Heritage 2016

Facilities

Property Facilities

  • Gift shop

Children

  • Children welcome

Opening Times

* Closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, Boxing Day Bank Holiday, New Years Eve, New Years Day

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    114
  • Very Good
    167
  • Average
    86
  • Poor
    6
  • Terrible
    5

Recent Reviews:

  • Ramblingrose1111
    Harrogate, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    A steep climb but worth it for the view
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 21st November 2017
    It is a steep climb up to the castle but the view is worth it. It is quite expensive to go in (English Heritage) but the money goes to conserve the place. Read full review
  • lfielding12
    Lincoln, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Worth the climb
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 11th November 2017
    Peverill Castle, set above the quaint Peak District town of Castleton, offers a pleasant combination of stunning views and medieval history. The walk up is rather tiring (mainly due to my lack of... Read full review
  • Geoffrey T
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Excellent views from the castle location
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 8th November 2017
    As a member of English Heritage, and living nearby, we often visit this ruin with our grandchildren. While there is not a lot left of the castle besides the keep and low surrounding wall, the... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From M1 - Exit Junction 29 to Chesterfield. At second roundabout turn left on to A619. At Baslow get on to A623 and keep on this road for approx 5/6 miles, then turn right on to B6049 through the village of Bradwell. At junction turn left on to A6187 through Hope to Castleton.

From Manchester - Join A626 at Stockport, through Hazel Grove on A6. Keep on A6 until Chapel-en-le-Frith where you will pick up signs for A625 Blue John Cavern. Follow this past Blue John Cavern by way of hairpin bend to right. Approx 100 metres take left turn down Winnats Pass into Castleton.

From Sheffield - A625 leading on to A6187 straight through to Castleton or A57 until reservoir, left on to A6187 to Castleton.

The entrance to the castle is at the end of Castle Street in the centre of the village but parking is difficult in high season.

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