Etal Castle

Etal Castle

Discover the history of border warfare at this small 14th century castle, captured by James IV just before his defeat at the nearby Battle of Flodden (1513). Displays and an audio guide tell the story of the conflict.

Dogs welcome on a lead.






Children (5 years and over)


Family (2 adults & 3 children)


Family (1 adult & 3 children)




English Heritage members


Tickets must be booked online in advance, via the English Heritage website:

Opening Times

Etal Castle opens for the season on 19th May, 2021, Wednesday to Sunday.
Closed Mondays (except Bank Holidays) and Tuesdays.

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