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“Amazing view point”

Knaresborough Castle
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Owner description: Knaresborough Castle is a Scheduled Ancient Monument which is owned by the Duchy of Lancaster and maintained by Harrogate Borough Council. The grounds surrounding Knaresborough Castle are opened as a public park and provide a haven in the centre of the town. The Castle is located on top of a high cliff and has dramatic views across to the viaduct and of the River Nidd. The grassed areas are enhanced with mature trees and colourful flowerbeds.
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

The views from the castle overlooking the River Nidd and viaduct are breathtaking. You can access the castle from the town centre, if you would like to avoid the steep climb up from the riverside walk. Amazing & well worth a visit.

Thank Elizabeth C
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Went with some friends had a great walk had fun and it’s great for family walks or just walking the dog maybe even a picnic

Thank Dan D
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

A beautiful walkabout. The castle ruins look down at the River Nidd. Fantastic views. I was too early to visit the courtroom museum but it sounds fascinating .

Thank relique2005
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

A really great start, to a short break, would be to find your way to this special Yorkshire medieval castle; with well maintained grounds and parkland nearby.

Thank Frances D
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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

There were rooks on display. Lovely views down over the river and beautiful gardens. Will definitely visit again.

Thank Catherine H
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