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Orford Castle

Norman castle with 18 sided keep built in 12th Century for coastal defence by Henry II.

Who to contact

Name
Elaine Ellis
Telephone
01394 450472
Website
http://www.english-heritage.org.uk
Address
Orford Castle
Castle Green
Orford
WOODBRIDGE
Suffolk
Postcode
IP12 2ND

Additional contact

Additional Website
http://www.orfordmuseum.org.uk

Where to go

Name
Orford Castle
Address
English Heritage
Orford Castle
Castle Green
Orford
Suffolk
Postcode
IP12 2ND
Area served
Woodbridge

Days & Times

1st April -30th June: 10am -5pm daily. 1st July -31st August: 10am - 6pm daily. 1st September - 30th September: 10am -5pm daily. 1st October - 31st March: 10am - 4pm. Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

Other details

Age Groups
Pre-school, Children (5-11), Adults, Young people
Notes

It is a near perfect example of a Norman Keep with panoramic view. Location: Orford, half a mile north west of Orford Quay on B1084 from Woodbridge . (English Heritage)

Last Updated
06/05/2016

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