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A thousand years of stories: World Book Day at Windsor Castle

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Map & directions

Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 1NJ
By car

There is no visitor car parking at the Castle, so we recommend you use public car parks in the town centre. Details about parking can be found on

By train

The nearest stations are 'Windsor & Eton Central' or 'Windsor & Eton Riverside'.  Visit National Rail Enquiries for times and fares.

By coach / bus

Green Line 702 service operates daily services from Greenline Coach Station which is near Victoria station, London.

Surbiton Coaches runs a shuttle bus service between Windsor Castle and Hampton Court Palace from spring to autumn. 

Tour companies operate excursions to Windsor Castle from many London hotels. For details, please ask your hotel concierge.

  • Windsor Castle
  • Every Saturday (Saturday, 2 Mar 2019 - Saturday, 30 Mar 2019)
  • 11:00 - 16:00
  • Free with standard entry ticket
  • Every Saturday in March

Family Saturdays this month focus on World Book Day.

2 March

Join storyteller Olivia Armstrong for special stories in the State Apartments. Dress as your favourite book character for the day to claim a memento from your visit.

Storytelling sessions will take place at 11:30, 13:30 and 14:30.

9, 16, 23, 30 March

Get creative with arts and crafts inspired by Windsor Castle's rich tapestry of stories.

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