Cotswolds Historic Private Castle Tour

In the Cotswolds and surrounding area we work with three Castles to offer a unique behind the scenes Cotswolds historic private castle tour.

These medieval fortresses situated across Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire are certain to amaze anybody, between them they have an aristocratic linage dating over a 1000 years, a site of the murder of Edward II and have held many Royal events and wars.

You’ll have the opportunity to tour a Castle whilst it’s closed to the public and a member of the family or head tour guide shall show you around. You will be given an in-depth private tour of the Castle, seeing sights unseen to the public and offering personal stories passed down through generations of the families. If required private lunches and dinners can be organised to match this unique experience.

Keeping with the historic theme the afternoon can be taken in many ways, to visit any of the following stunning sites; Sudeley Castle, burial place of Henry VIII’s last wife Catherine Parr, Hereford Cathedral, home of the famous ‘Mapa Mundi’ or even Tewkesbury Abbey, a significant sight of pilgrimage and worship for over 500 years.

This is a day to remember for any lover of English history, after our historic private castle tour the day is yours to visit any of the nearby historic sites.

Tour Highlights

  • Behind the scenes private castle visit
  • The whole castle to yourself
  • Local and worldwide known historic sites
  • Tailored afternoon to suit your historic interests
  • Historic country pub lunch
14 August 2023

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This company is awesome, they are revitalising what can be done in the countryside and are bringing locals with stories to tell closer to mainstream tourism. We met local farmers, a bee-keeper, we learnt to stonewall, read unseen letters from Elizabeth I at a private castle and even had tea with the owner and gardener of a private Cotswold manor. Our 5 days in the Cotswolds was truly like no...

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