Saturday 17 September 2011

Windsor Castle and Conquer the Tower tour

Photo: Peter Packer
1 August - 30 September 2011

This brand new ticket includes standard admission to Windsor Castle and a guided tour to the top of the world-famous Round Tower.  From here, visitors can enjoy breathtaking views of the Castle and Windsor Great Park, the Thames Valley and the London skyline.
Important information when booking your ticket

  • The Conquer the Tower tour takes approximately 45 minutes and involves climbing 200 steps.
  • Sensible shoes must be worn.  Flip flops are unsuitable.
  • The tour is unsuitable for those suffering from vertigo (fear of heights) or claustrophobia (fear of confined spaces).
  • If you have any health conditions that may affect your ability to climb, we recommend that you consult your doctor before booking. 
  • Children under the age of 11 are not permitted to participate in the Conquer the Tower tour. Identification may be required.
  • Children between the ages of 11 and 16 inclusive must be accompanied in the ratio of one adult to every two children. Babies cannot be carried on the tour.

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    Windsor Castle

    Photographer: Peter Packer
    A visit to the Castle includes the State Apartments, St George's Chapel, Queen Mary's Dolls' House and a special exhibition to mark the 90th birthday of His Royal Highness Prince Philip (on 10 June 2011).

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    Windsor Castle, plus a Great Kitchen tour

    1 August - 30 September 2011

    This special combined ticket includes standard admission to Windsor Castle and a guided tour to the Castle's Great Kitchen.  The tour includes the State Entrance and the medieval Undercroft, areas not normally open to the public.

    Important information when booking your ticket

  • Tickets for the Great Kitchen tour are timed. 
  • When booking your ticket, you will be asked to select the date of your ticket and then a time.  This time refers to the time slot of your Great Kitchen tour.
  • If you book a 10:45 Great Kitchen tour, you will have to visit the State Apartments after your guided tour.
  • You must arrive at Engine Court at least 15 minutes before your Great Kitchen tour start time (as printed on your ticket).
  • We regret late-comers cannot be admitted.
  • The guided tour is in English only.
  • The Great Kitchen tour may not be suitable for young children. 

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    Exclusive Evening Tour of Windsor Castle

    Peter Smith
    Enjoy an exclusive visit to Windsor Castle, once the doors have closed to the public.  Explore the sumptuous State Apartments in the company of an expert guide and go 'behind the ropes' in selected rooms.

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