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Family Activities: Bring on the Battle!

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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
  • Daily (Saturday, 15 Feb 2014 - Saturday, 22 Feb 2014)
  • 11:00 - 15:00 (last admission 14:30)
  • Included in the standard admission price

Family activities all about attack and defence. Go back to the Middle Ages and find out how enemy armies tried (and failed) to capture the Castle from the king. Follow an activity trail and take part in our art workshop.

On the Thursday, Friday and Saturday, there will also be plenty of opportunities for object handling and dressing up in the Moat Room as we are going to be joined by two historical demonstrators, who will be talking about medieval armour and weaponry!