Opening Times

Opening Times


 

SUMMER 10am – 6pm, 7 days per week

(from 31 March 2019 - 26 October 2019)  Please check below for partial /full site closure details

Winter 10am – 4pm, 7 days per week

(from 27 October 2019 through to 28 March 2020)

Please note, last admission is 30 minutes before closing time

Scroll down for special closures

Guided tours

WINTER (from 27th October)
12pm Joint Palace building and Gardens tour

SUMMER (from 29th March)
11am & 2pm  Palace and Chapel Tour (30 mins)
12pm & 3pm  Grounds Tour (45 mins)

These tours are included in your admission ticket. Please meet just past the ticket gate by the guided tours’ signpost.

Partial/Full site closures 2020

On the rare occasion we need to fully or partly close The Bishop’s Palace to visitors for private hire, we will always list these dates on our events calendar and on this page. You are welcome to call us on 01749 988111 ext. 205 to double check we are open before you visit.

Undercroft and Conference Room Closed to Public all day

20th January

Palace Building closed to public all day - Gardens and cafe open

23rd to 26th January, 31st January, 6th March, 21st May

Whole Palace Site (Building, Gardens, Cafe and Shop) closed for filming.

27th - 30th January
 

Whole Palace Site (Gardens, Building, Cafe and Shop) Closed to public from 1pm

30th May