Tickets & Events

1. Castle and Grounds - General Admission

Book your general admission tickets to Nottingham Castle here

Nottingham residents living in a Nottingham postcode district of NG1 to NG16 can also book discounted tickets here.

IMPORTANT - Proof of residence will be required on arrival at the Castle

Please note: This ticket does not include entry to Robin Hood Adventures or the Castle Cave Tours - Tickets must be purchased separately.

The entry time for your General Admission ticket must be before your entry time for Robin Hood Adventures or Castle Cave Tours.

Please note: There may be a special event taking place on site when you visit the Castle, such as a live re-enactment, which is included in your general admission ticket. To find out when these events are, visit the What's On page on the Nottingham Castle website and look out for the 'Included in General Admission'events.


2. ADD ON Robin Hood Adventures -Promotion

Until Sunday 5 June, you will need to reserve a free 30-minute time slot in order to visit Robin Hood Adventures.


PLEASE NOTE: YOU MUST ALSO PURCHASE A GENERAL ADMISSION TICKET IN ORDER TO VISIT ROBIN HOOD ADVENTURES.


3. ADD ON - Castle Caves - Underground Adventure

Book your Castle Caves Tour Here.

A 25 minute tour exploring the foundations of the medieval castle from dire dungeons to wondrous wine cellars hear the stories of Nottingham during the time of Robin Hood and in the underground spaces where they actually happened!

The tour is suitable for families and young children.

It covers a distance of approximately 120 steps of varying steepness and regularities with a handrail. Some of the ground underfoot is uneven. Lighting levels are low.

PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ACCESS THE CAVE TOURS YOU WILL ALSO NEED TO PURCHASE A GENERAL ADMISSION TICKET


4. Tram Event Ticket

When pre-booking Nottingham Castle tickets you can purchase a Nottingham Express Transit (NET) Tram event ticket for a reduced rate

Please ensure that each person travelling has a Net Tram event ticket and valid Nottingham Castle ticket before you board the tram to the City Centre and can show both when requested by the travel officer.


6. Hamlet - The Comedy - 20th July 2022

Oddsocks Productions brings us "Hamlet The Comedy" which finds the eponymous royal student returning home for the summer holidays to find something rotten in the state of Denmark and it?s more than just the bag of dirty washing!

Mum's married Uncle Claudius and Dad?s dishing the dirt from his grave ? it's enough to make a teenager mad! Things will never be the same again in the Hamlet household.

Shakespeare's famous tragedy is performed as you've never seen before with lots of laughs, music and memorable moments.

Suitable for all from 7-107.

"Oddsocks excels in an entertaining show which succeeds as both farce and a perfect introduction to Shakespeare." THE STAGE

Doors 18:45 Performance Begins 19:30


7. War of the Worlds - 23rd July 2022

The critically-acclaimed Pantaloons invade the stage in this funny yet faithful open-air adaptation of H G Wells sci-fi classic as they use musical instruments, puppetry and, um, enthusiasm to recreate deadly heat-rays, giant fighting-machines, squidgy tentacled Martians and interplanetary warfare on an epic scale. The chances of success? A million to one? "A breathless, unmissable parody? outstanding." (Fringe Review)

Doors 18:15hrs Performance 19:00hrs
Run time 1hr 30mins plus interval, suitable for all ages.


8. Much Ado About Nothing - 27th August 2022

There's plenty to shout about in The Pantaloons' take on Shakespeare's timeless summer comedy of masks, music and mistaken identities! The boys are back from war and it?s time for celebration, but devious Don John plans to spoil everyone's fun with his perilous plots. Will young lovers Claudio and Hero fall foul of the crafty criminal? Will bickering Benedick and Beatrice ever admit that they actually like each other? Find out in this fast-paced, physical and funny new production!

Doors 18:15 Performance Starts 19:00

Run time 1hr 40mins plus interval. Suitable for all ages.


 

NOTTINGHAM CASTLE

Nottingham Castle Trust
Lenton Road
Nottingham
NG1 6EL

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