The benefits of joining the Friends of Berkeley Castle


Free admission...


... to the Castle, Gardens and Butterfly House during normal opening hours, excluding special events.

Advance booking for a programme of FoBC events such as tours, lectures, quiz nights and concerts, including the annual Friends’ Summer Party

The opportunity to attend Friends-only events, usually with members of the Berkeley family

A Friends’ newsletter The Berkeley Buttress and occasional emails with news of events and activities

Email notification of Castle events, some of which are made available at a special Friends’ discount

Complimentary ticket to Spetchley Park Gardens, Worcestershire

Complimentary ticket to Dr Jenner’s House, Berkeley

A 10% discount on most items purchased from the Castle Gift Shop

A 20% discount on home-made items in the Yurt Tea Rooms.


Join Today...


...and help preserve this wonderful building and its contents for future generations.

You can download your application form here, and post it to:

The FoBC Membership Secretary, c/o Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire GL13 9BQ.

Thank you.


Join now



Membership categories


Adult: £20

Child (3 to 16 years): £7

Concession: £15 (full-time students & over 60)

Joint Adult: £35 (two adults at the same address)

Joint Concession: £25 (at the same address)

Family: £48 (two adults and two children)

Corporate: £250 minimum (please email us for more details)

Overseas surcharge to cover postage: £6

Membership runs for one year from 1st April. Members joining after 31st August will remain members until 31st March after the next renewal date.


Friends Leaflet

Our new events calendar for 2020 will be available towards the end of February.

Events Order Form


For enquiries please email us.


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