Entry ticket

Dover Castle Admission Ticket

Activity provider: English Heritage

Dover Castle Admission Ticket

Activity provider: English Heritage

From US$ 26.58 per person

Dover Castle offers one of the best days out in the country. Commanding the gateway to the realm for over nine centuries, the fortress has been at the heart of some of the most significant events in England’s history.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Climb the Great Tower and immerse yourself in vivid medieval interiors
  • Travel through centuries of history, from the Romans to the Cold War
  • Explore the depths of the evocative tunnels used during medieval, Napoleonic, and world war conflicts
  • See a rare anti-aircraft gun in action
Full description
Step into the vibrant world of Henry II’s medieval royal palace and follow lifelike hologram figures round the private chambers, guest rooms, and great hall, along with the kitchen and armories. After immersing yourself in life at the 12th-century court, climb to the roof of the Great Tower for amazing panoramic views over the huge medieval castle, which was one of the strongest in England. Enjoy the unique experience of the secret wartime tunnels, telling the story of the 1940 Miracle of Dunkirk using film, audio, and archive photography. Witness the evacuation of over 300,000 British and allied troops as the rescue operation is played out before your eyes.
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  • Admission ticket
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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    Castle Hill, Dover, Kent, CT16 1HU

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    Important information

    Know before you go

    • The last entry time to the site is 2 hours before the closing time. Please make sure to reach the ticket office to exchange the voucher for your ticket at least 2 hours before the closing time.
    • The Family Admission Ticket is for two adults and up to three children under 17
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.6 /5

    based on 195 reviews

    Review summary

    • Value for money
      4.3/5
    • Service
      4.6/5
    • Organization
      4.4/5

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    So getting the tickets was easy. However when we went to Dover Castle the young woman at the gate entrance was rude and not friendly. She didn’t or said she didn’t know the online service we used and gave us the runaround. We finally got in but it wasn’t a good experience.

    October 6, 2022

    I have been to many castles in England and this one is hard to beat , there is lots to do not just to see the castle good value for money and the views are great ,and free parking which is quick rare these days and the staff are friendly and welcoming

    August 27, 2022

    Buying tickets through Get Your Guide was an extremely straight forward process. Tickets were no more expensive than buying direct from the venue, and we had no problems using the electronic tickets to gain access. Dover Castle is an incredible day out; from the castle itself (the view from the roof is outstanding), to the guided tour through the tunnels used in WWII. Very highly recommend.

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    July 22, 2022

    Product ID: 193694