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A free castle experience... what more can I say

Not a huge amount to comment, I visited here at 6.30 am, and was able to park right outside the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tobyl325
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Calne, United Kingdom
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Lovely

Lovely place to visit , in lovely surroundings. Was able to sit on the grass and watch the world... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Sam C
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All reviews well worth a visit free entry lovely village little gem short walk couple of hours wander around small children young children quick visit the pub car park half hour english heritage civil war sunny day tiny village
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a huge amount to comment, I visited here at 6.30 am, and was able to park right outside the gate. It’s a small, yet delightful castle, with a moat, a bridge and you can go right inside, I came to watch the sunrise. You...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tobyl325
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely place to visit , in lovely surroundings. Was able to sit on the grass and watch the world go by.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sam C
Reviewed 30 October 2018

In my experience it is rare to find a moat with water still in it which was incredible. The amount of the castle still standing made it worth the visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Elaine V
Reviewed 24 October 2018

We walked right up and were able to see inside the castle. Neat experience! Nunney is such a cute place and this is an interesting sight to see.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

A vey nice, free to enter, 14th century moated castle. Very well preserved and kept clean and tidy. One to pop in and see!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank arronk674
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Visited Nunney whilst in Frome. The village itself is very quaint and the castle is very impressive with a deep moat all around it. Walking round the village and exploring the castle in the sunlight was a excellent way to spend a couple of hours.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kir2
Reviewed 14 October 2018

A free attraction. Nunnery Castle has a moat full of water all around it which you can cross a bridge to the castle ruins. Most of the outside walls are still there which make it very interesting. Then and visit to the Moat & Turret...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alan J
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Nunney Castle has a deep,majestic moat all around it with a wooden bridge across to the entrance. It is small and a ruin, but there are a couple of information boards giving details of the history of Nunney. It belongs to English Heritage and is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank chrissieb94
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Perfect for a visit. Not much to do but we took a picnic and made a morning of it before heading on to another historic sight afterwords

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank thomaschilds2349
Reviewed 28 September 2018

This is consistently voted one of the UK’s best castles and one I have been meaning to visit for nearly 40 years. On a recent trip back from Stonehenge I took a detour back home via Nunney castle. The castle is managed by English Heritage...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Ralph B
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