If you’re looking to discover the history of the area, then there’s no better place than Skipton Castle. This well preserved 900-year-old medieval fortress, is teeming with history, which means that visitors can find out about how the castle was used and who lived in it over the centuries.
Visitors to Skipton Castle are in for a treat, as they discover one of the most well-preserved castles in England. They’re able to access many areas of the castle including the courtyard, the banqueting hall, gatehouse, medieval kitchen and an example of a Norman fighting chamber.
All visitors are treated to a tour sheet, pointing out interesting features of the castle and a map to get around. The castle also has indoor and outdoor picnic areas, an easy to access car park and a shop to purchase memorabilia of Skipton Castle.