Rochester Castle

Rochester Castle interior is currently closed for maintenance reasons.

One of the best preserved and finest examples of Norman architecture in England.

Dramatic views across the river Medway can be seen from its great keep, one of the tallest in the country!

Learn about the 1215 siege by King John and how this changed the appearance of the castle.

Visitors can hear all about castle life through the audio guide.

Opening Times

Opening Times

10am – 6pmĀ  – 1st April to 30th September.

10am – 4pm – 1st October to 31st March.

Closed: 24,25,26 of December and 1st January.

Last admission 45 mins before closing.

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