Blaise Castle Estate

Attractions

Ages:

  • All The Family
  • Under 5s
  • School Age
  • Adults

Venue:

Outdoor

Cost:

Free

Description

Blaise Castle Estate holds 650 acre Grade II* registered parkland including children’s play area, museum and castle. Admission is free, although access may be restricted on major event days. Blaise Castle Estate is open every day from 7.30am.

Closing times vary throughout the year:

  • 7:30am - 5:15pm in November, December and January
  • 7:30am - 6:15pm in February
  • 7:30am - 7:15pm in March
  • 7:30am - 8:15pm in April
  • 7:30am - 9:15pm in May, June, July and August
  • 7:30am - 8:15pm in September
  • 7:30am - 7:15pm in October

To find out when the dairy garden and castle are open, see noticeboards at the estate.

There are two car parks; the main car park off Kings Weston Road at BS10 7QS and the small car park off The Dingle at BS9 2PA. The car parks close at the same time as the estate and are closed on 25 December. There is no charge for parking.

Facilities and features:

Activities:

Blaise Castle Estate café

The café serves sandwiches, snacks, ice creams and drinks. Both indoor and outdoor seating is available. There are toilets including a disabled toilet block and baby changing facilities. There are cycle racks outside the café.

Cafe opening times

  • October - March: Monday - Sunday, 9am - 2.30pm
  • April - September: Monday - Sunday, 9am - 5pm
  • Bank Holiday opening times: 10am - 2pm
  • Opening times may change depending on the weather

Walking routes

There are footpaths in the estate and suitable walking routes for the whole familiy, including Castle walk, Gorge walk, Kings Weston Down walk, Rhododendron walk, and The Royals and St Mary's Church walk.

Open hours

Monday7:30am9:15pm
Tuesday7:30am9:15pm
Wednesday7:30am9:15pm
Thursday7:30am9:15pm
Friday7:30am9:15pm
Saturday7:30am9:15pm
Sunday7:30am9:15pm