The Berkeley family welcome you to Berkeley Castle, their ancient fortress home where they have lived since their ancestor, Robert Fitzharding, completed the Keep in the late 12th Century.
The history played out within Berkeley Castle’s walls make it one of the most remarkable buildings in Britain and the family hope that you will visit them to experience its special atmosphere.
Spectacular Jousting & Tudor Royalty return on May 5th & 6th
One of our most popular events of the year takes place on the first bank holiday in May.
Henry VIII, his 6 wives &Thomas Cromwell will entertain our visitors in the Castle's Great Hall at 11.30am & 2pm
Watch gallant knights battle it our on their magnificent steeds at 12.30pm & 3pm on the lower lawns.
If you're a UK tax payer you can gift aid your admission fee (at no extra cost) and return *free of charge for the next 12 months!*does not apply to ticketed events