Winchester Castle is a castle in Winchester, England. It was built in the 11th century and for over one hundred years it was the seat of the Government of the Norman Kings. It was expanded over the centuries that followed but was demolished in most part in the 17th century on Oliver Cromwell's orders. Only the very impressive Great Hall of the original castle remains.
The castle is situated in the city centre of Winchester, it is a few minutes walk away from ‘Winchester’ train station.
Opening Times and Admission
The castle is open to visitors daily 10am-5pm. The Great Hall is open for people to enter, entry is set at £3 for adults and £2 for children.