Opening Times & Prices
We are open everyday from Sat 4th July until Sunday 8th November 2020
We open every day from Saturday 4th July until Sunday 8th November including all weekends and bank holidays. 10.00am to 5.00pm.
Please note – the Museum closes at 4.45pm. (from 26th Oct 2020 the Castle will close at 4.00pm (3.45pm for the Museum) to coincide with the end of British Summer Time)
Last Admission is 4.00pm.
We recommend a minimum of 2 hours to ensure you enjoy the full extent of our complex.
Please try and arrive as early as you can to achieve maximum value for money
(Please note that from 26th October 2020 the Castle complex will close at 4.00pm to coincide with the end of British Summer Time. Therefore, the last admission time will be 3.00pm.)
Ticket price includes entrance toMountfitchet Castle, The House on the Hill Museum and the Dinosaur Encounters
Children (3-13yrs) £10.00
To visit the Haunted Manor in the Museum there is a small extra charge of £1.00 per person.
School & Group visits see the school & group visits section of this website or enquire for party rates on 01279 813237.
DISABLED ACCESS: We regret that Disabled Access at the Castle is limited. Please read our Disabled Access Notice for full details.
DOGS: As there are numerous animals roaming freely within the grounds, we regret that we are unable to allow dogs at the Castle.
We advise booking an hourly entry time slot if possible to avoid queuing. Payment will be taken on arrival. Book your arrival slot on 01279 813237.