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Lowther Castle

This property is free for HHA Friends
Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 2HH
01931 712192

The Gardens and Castle at Lowther have lain abandoned for 70 years, and in 2011 opened to the public.

Restoration work on the castle ruins is nearly complete, and the next stage of recovery and development on the 130 acres of garden is underway.

This property offers free access to HHA Friends and Members during normal opening hours - please check opening times.


15 minutes south of J40 on the M6 (Penrith)

Visitor Opening Times

2016 & 2017: Gardens, cafe and gift shop open daily: 10am to 5pm, 10am to 4pm (Winter). Large programme of works underway during early 2017, please check for any closure information before travelling.

Large parties and organized tours welcome by appointment.

Please note that these opening times are correct to the best of the HHA’s knowledge, as advised by the property. Opening times may change and a property may very occasionally need to close at short notice. We therefore recommend you check with the property before your visit, by phone or on the property’s website, especially if your journey is likely to be a long one.

Groups and special visits

Visits to this property may be arranged by letter or by telephone.

Tailor Made Facilities

Visits to HouseNo
Visits to GardenYes
Other EventsYes
Light RefreshmentsYes

Contact Details

Andrew Mercer
Lowther Castle
CA10 2HH
01931 712192

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