SUFFOLK TOURIST GUIDE

Framlingham Castle

Framlingham
Suffolk
United Kingdom
IP13 9BP
Geocoding service

Framlingham Castle

See our list of fantastic Summer Holiday events.

A twelfth century castle consisting of a continuous curtain wall built around 1190, linking thirteen massive towers. There would have been something defensive on the castle's site since the sixth century but the first definite record is that the castle was given to Roger Bigod by Henry I in 1100.... read more on our website above

Please note that entry includes access to the Lanman Trust's Museum of local history

What facilities are available?
Toilets: None adapted for wheelchair users. Steps.
Shop: Level access.
Access:Access to castle: All ground floor areas within castle walls are level impacted gravel surfaces. Benches provided. Steep spiral stairs to upper floors and wall walk. Two wheelchairs available.
Exhibition: Level access (within Poorhouse).
Grounds: Earth works beyond the castle comprise of rough tracks and very undulating ground.
Parking:100m from entrance on gravel path and drive. Parking nearer the entrance can be arranged for disabled visitors: please telephone in advance.
Visually Impaired Visitors:General Braille guide covering historic properties available on site for visually impaired visitors to borrow.
Hearing Impaired Visitors:Interactive audio tour with hearing loop included in admission price.

Please check out other English Heritage sites, or check out these great sites--
Why not check out these other great English Heritage sites--
Saxtead Green Post Mill
Moulton Packhorse Bridge
Felixstowe Museum
Orford Castle
Bury St. Edmunds Abbey
Landguard Fort
Leiston Abbey

Additional Features

Local History
Visit the Museum
Unique Day Out
Free audio tour
Parking on site
Well behaved dogs allowed on the lead in the grounds
Gift Shop


See What's on in Suffolk


Find out more about Framlingham

If you liked this you may also like these:

Sign Up for Our Newsletter
The Westleton Crown, Westleton
The Westleton Crown, Westleton
Visit Suffolk Punch Trust, Hollesley
Visit Suffolk Punch Trust, Hollesley
Swilland Mill Luxury Self Catering, Woodbridge
Swilland Mill Luxury Self Catering, Woodbridge
Suffolk Secrets Holiday Cottages
Suffolk Secrets Holiday Cottages
Short Courses at Assington Mill, Sudbury
Short Courses at Assington Mill, Sudbury
Cottages.com, Suffolk
Cottages.com, Suffolk
Kessingland Beach Park Resort
Kessingland Beach Park Resort
Ufford Park Hotel, Golf and Spa
Ufford Park Hotel, Golf and Spa
RSPB Suffolk
RSPB Suffolk
Broadland Sands Holiday Park, Lowestoft
Broadland Sands Holiday Park, Lowestoft
Go Ape, Thetford
Go Ape, Thetford
Tuddenham Mill, Tuddenham
Tuddenham Mill, Tuddenham
The Great House, Lavenham
The Great House, Lavenham
The Moon  &  Sixpence Holiday Park, Woodbridge
The Moon & Sixpence Holiday Park, Woodbridge
Spa Pavilion Theatre, Felixstowe
Spa Pavilion Theatre, Felixstowe
The Stoke By Nayland Hotel, Golf and Spa
The Stoke By Nayland Hotel, Golf and Spa
Best of Suffolk - Self Catering Accommodation
Best of Suffolk - Self Catering Accommodation
High Lodge Holiday Resort, Saxmundham
High Lodge Holiday Resort, Saxmundham
Kesgrave Hall, Ipswich
Kesgrave Hall, Ipswich
Woodfarm Barns, Luxury Holiday Cottages, Crowfield
Woodfarm Barns, Luxury Holiday Cottages, Crowfield
Stonham Barns Leisure  &  Retail Village
Stonham Barns Leisure & Retail Village
The Amber Shop, Southwold
The Amber Shop, Southwold
Join Us Here
The Brudenell Hotel, Aldeburgh
The Brudenell Hotel, Aldeburgh
Iken Canoe, Snape
Iken Canoe, Snape
The White Lion Hotel, Aldeburgh
The White Lion Hotel, Aldeburgh
Polstead Camping and Caravan Site
Polstead Camping and Caravan Site
Suffolk Tourist Guide
Suffolk Tourist Guide is a trading style of The Tourist Trail Limited. Registered office: Globe House, 24 Turret Lane, Ipswich IP4 1DL Company Registration No. 07890387