Alton Castle

Alton Castle is a grade II listed building, designed by A W Pugin and built in 1847.  The Castle is available for private hire during the school holidays and weekends and provides a superb venue for a weddings and has proved to be an outstanding location, that every bride dreams of.

Work Began in the present Castle in 1844, A W Pugin, the gothic architect who also designed the Houses of Parliment, built the castle for the 16th Earl of Shrewsbury.  Currently it is a residential retreat centre for children aged between 9 and 13 years old.  Approximately 7,000 children come each year.



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Open Day:  Saturday July 9th 2016, 2pm.  Including 145 Ft abseil. 2016 is a celebration year for Alton Castle: 20 years since we opened.  There will be a number of events during the year.  Which will be listed here.