This historical landmark is a medieval castle and former prison based in the county of Lancashire.
Lancaster Castle is one of England's best-preserved castles. The famous castles offers a glimpse into England's medieval times through tours and special events, enjoyed by visitors of all ages.
Up until 2011, Lancaster Castle was a fully functioning HM Prison and was also Europe's longest-serving prison. The castles courtrooms have witnessed many famous and infamous trials over the centuries, including the Lancashire Witches who were convicted and sentenced to death in 1612.
The castle tours run daily and offer a warm welcome to visitors of all ages!