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Bridgnorth Castle and Grounds

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Tranquil haven

Bridgnorth is a bustling market town with the castle and grounds set on the outcrop that is High... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marie E
Exmouth, United Kingdom
Lovely park

The ruin of the castle is set within a lovely old fashioned park with plenty of benches, band stand... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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W.Castle Street, Bridgnorth WV16 4AF, England
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All reviews flower beds war memorial the severn valley railway beautiful park leaning tower lovely flowers town council worth a quick visit the cliff peace and quiet an absolute delight path runs lovely place to sit and enjoy amazing ruins set in beautiful gardens plenty of seats various places
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Bridgnorth is a bustling market town with the castle and grounds set on the outcrop that is High Town. This is my second visit to the castle gardens and it was a welcome resting place after a trip on the Severn Valley Railway and rummaging...More

Thank Marie E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ruin of the castle is set within a lovely old fashioned park with plenty of benches, band stand and well maintained lawns and flower beds. It is set on the end of the peninsula of High Town with good views. It was a very...More

Thank Ian_Suffolk_UK
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Bridgnorth Castle is really a nice park to have a stroll whilst visiting Bridgnorth, and it is free. The flowers are lovely, and we sat on a seat and watched the world go by as we visited on a very hot day and needed the...More

Thank Christine T
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Visited Bridgnorth yesterday we decided to visit the castle after using the cliff cable car to get up to it. There is not much left of the castle but the ruins are in a beautiful park with lots of lovely colourful flower beds in a...More

Thank nigel s
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Visited Bridgnorth for the first time yesterday, and after using the cliff cable car, decided to head towards the castle. Not much remains of the castle itself but it is located in a wonderful area surrounded by beautiful flowers in a peaceful area. Near by...More

Thank _oldgit109
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Lovely place to sit and enjoy the flowers and view, there are plenty of seats. Afterwards take a stroll into town. Beautiful place

Thank maggieann988
Reviewed 28 August 2018

There is not much of the castle left, but wonderful history lesson. The grounds were lovely and well kept.

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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Although it was busy & a little noisy with gardeners around mowing the lawns, it was still pretty peaceful. We enjoyed a £1.50 large tea from the vintage caravan serving drinks & ice cream near the castle remnants. Nice to walk around the walls &...More

Thank Gayle R
Reviewed 10 August 2018

The Roundheads did a very effective job in destroying the castle after the Royalists surrendered. The little that remains looks as though it could topple any time. The castle ruins are surrounded by beautifully maintained gardens at the top of the cliffs overlooking the River...More

Thank PeteWLaw
Reviewed 6 August 2018

do n't miss having a look at this age old castle , that defies all gravity leaning over approx 300 dgrees, thers a plaque detailing its history and surriunded by war memorial ovely park and gardens

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Karen K
24 July 2016|
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Response from Oakly56 | Reviewed this property |
No castle is very close ...as you leave the train station there is a footbridge that crosses the road . As you walk accross looking up you will see the castle grounds just follow the footpath up the hill and as you come to... More