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Old Sarum

Castle Road
Salisbury
Wiltshire
SP1 3SD

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01722 335398

Add Old Sarum to your Itinerary

Old Sarum, © English Heritage

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Gift Aid£4.70
Adult non Gift Aid£4.50 per ticket
Child Gift Aid£2.80
Child non Gift Aid£2.70 per ticket
Concession Gift Aid£4.20
Concession non Gift Aid£4.00 per ticket
Family Gift Aid£12.20
Family non Gift Aid£11.70

Please add the following copy into the Note section - The Gift Aid admission price includes a voluntary donation of 10%. Provided you have paid enough UK Income or Capital Gains Tax * (to cover all of your Gift Aid donations in this tax year), English Heritage is able to reclaim tax on the whole amount you have paid - that's 25p on every £1. This extra money enables us to undertake vital conservation and education projects and ensure that many of England's most important historic sites can continue to be enjoyed by future generations.
* Other taxes such as Council Tax and VAT do not apply.

Opening Times

2016/2018 (1 Nov 2017 - 31 Mar 2018)
DayTimes
Monday10:0016:00*
Tuesday10:0016:00*
Wednesday10:0016:00*
Thursday10:0016:00*
Friday10:0016:00*
Saturday10:0016:00*
Sunday10:0016:00*
2018 (25 Mar 2018 - 30 Sept 2018)
DayTimes
Monday10:0018:00*
Tuesday10:0018:00*
Wednesday10:0018:00*
Thursday10:0018:00*
Friday10:0018:00*
Saturday10:0018:00*
Sunday10:0018:00*
2018 (1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018)
DayTimes
Monday10:0017:00*
Tuesday10:0017:00*
Wednesday10:0017:00*
Thursday10:0017:00*
Friday10:0017:00*
Saturday10:0017:00*
Sunday10:0017:00*

* Closed 24-26 December and 1 January.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Facilities

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Key Features

  • In countryside
  • Outdoor Attraction

Accessibility

  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Induction loop in shop.
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking
  • On site parking

Catering

  • Picnic Site

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 01:15
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 150
  • Min group size - 11
  • Solo accepted
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Open All Year
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Car:

Nearest major road is A345.

Two miles north of Salisbury off A345.

Public Transport Directions

By Train:

Nearest rail station is Salisbury, 2 miles away.

By Bus:

Wilts and Dorset bus routes 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 (200 yards).

TripAdvisor

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    540
  • Very Good
    521
  • Average
    165
  • Poor
    48
  • Terrible
    5

Recent Reviews:

  • Brian J
    Adelaide, Australia
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Lost City
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 20th January 2018
    The history from this site was very interesting , just the way it was spaced out from the castle,city and the church all formed around a big moat. The lost City from around 500 BC and then later a... Read full review
  • paulF5692MX
    Epping, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Not Disappointed
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 19th January 2018
    I have wanted to visit Old Sarum for many years and was not disappointed. The cost of the car park was reimbursed from the entry charge. Everything was explained in easy to read boards. Fortunately... Read full review
  • Anne-Marie v
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Back in time
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 11th January 2018
    A beautiful historic place. Even though there are only ruins left of the old castle, it is easy to imagine how it must have looked, and walking the area of Medieval history is very impressive... Read full review

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