Windsor Castle Tower

Round Tower, Windsor Castle

Round Tower, Windsor Castle

September 23, 2022
During August and September you can include a guided tour to the top of Windsor’s world-famous Round Tower as part of your visit. The Conquer the Tower tour takes you inside the tower and up 200 steps to the top of one of the nation’s iconic landmarks. From the top of the…

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Windsor Castle offers 2 for 1

Windsor Castle offers 2 for 1

September 7, 2022
Windsor prides itself on cosy timber-beamed pubs, Michelin-star restaurants, the cream of Britain’s horse-racing events at Royal Ascot; and Windsor Castle, the town’s crowning glory. Visit a royal residence Step inside the home of the British royal family by visiting Windsor…

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Jamestown Castle

Jamestown Castle

August 16, 2022
Jamestown Village is a community committed to excellence. Set in a park like atmosphere nestled among trees, Jamestown Village offers a quality living experience you will love to come home to. Convenient to shopping, dining and entertainment, and adjacent to State Road 3…

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Royal family castles

Royal family castles

August 12, 2022
In 1372, Sir John Lyon was granted the thaneage of Glamis by King Robert II for services rendered to the crown. Four years later Sir John married the King’s daughter, Princess Joanna, and it is from this union that the current family descends. Bonnie Dundee (John Graham…

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Where to go in Windsor?

Where to go in Windsor?

June 3, 2022
Traveling to foreign lands is always an exotic adventure. Visitors to Detroit (and the locals who live here) are fortunate enough to have adventure at their very doorsteps. With Canada a short hop, skip and a jump away, it’s no wonder that Detroit and Windsor jointly market…

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Royal Jewels London

Royal Jewels London

May 6, 2022
“To my knowledge it will be the first time the Lily Font has left London, ” he said, “and hopefully it will come back in one piece! “We have had a travelling case constructed for it, to keep things rock solid when it is moved. I can’t say how it will be moved though.” The…

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W8 7AR

W8 7AR

March 11, 2022
New Developments - Vicarage Gate House, 120 Campden Hill Road

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Windsor Castle Apartments

Windsor Castle Apartments

February 25, 2022
When we first moved in, I gave the rental agent a list of certain things that were not done and needed work on the day after we moved in because we have something like seven days to let him know.. Took a very long time to get anything worked on, about a month.. WELL COME…

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Windsor Castle visiting times

Windsor Castle visiting times

January 10, 2022
A tour of the Great Kitchen lasts 30 minutes, in addition to the standard visit time of two and a half to three hours. All visitors should be aware that the Castle is situated at the top of a steep hill and there are long distances that have to be covered on site. Wheelchairs…

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Windsor Castle fire

Windsor Castle fire

December 27, 2021
1992: Blaze rages in Windsor Castle A fierce fire is raging through Windsor Castle in Berkshire, threatening one of the world s greatest collections of art. The Queen and the Duke of York have been helping to rescue priceless works from the royal residence, as 200 firefighters…

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London vouchers 2014

London vouchers 2014

December 14, 2021
The main part of this note refers to Employees joining a Childcare Voucher scheme on or after 6th April 2011. The rates and limits refer to the Tax Year ending 5th April 2014, and it is assumed that the vouchers had been supplied for qualifying childcare. Why? As an employer…

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Castle Entry

Castle Entry

August 12, 2021
Members do not need to queue at the ticket office, and simply need to show their card at Visitor Information. Ticket Prices Adult (16 - 59 yrs) £16.50 Child (5 - 15 yrs) £9.90 Concession (60 yrs+ and unemployed)* £13.20 Children under 5 years old go free. Children must be…

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Visit Crown Jewels

Visit Crown Jewels

February 7, 2021
The history of the crown jewels dates back to Queen Sophie Magdalene, who was married to Christian VI. In 1746, she specified in her will that her jewels should not be passed on to a specific person but should always be at the disposal of the sitting queen with the reasoning…

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Fox and Castle, Old Windsor

Fox and Castle, Old Windsor

January 23, 2021
The Fox and Castle is a beautiful and charming Old English Inn situated in the heart of the picturesque Old Windsor. The kitchen, under the control of head chef Rob Ramsay, produces excellent quality meals. Ingredients are locally sourced where possible and freshly delivered…

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Where is Windsor Castle located?

Where is Windsor Castle located?

November 9, 2020
The Castle is situated at the top of a steep hill. There are two stepped entrances into the Castle. There are 17 stone steps into Queen Mary s Dolls House from the North Terrace. Alternatively there are nine stone steps and then 11 carpeted steps into the main building…

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Visiting Windsor Castle

Visiting Windsor Castle

August 21, 2020
The favourite residence of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, Windsor Castle is a living piece of history. The oldest continuously inhabited castle in the world, Windsor is built up of an entire complex of buildings, walls, towers and with its’ own chapel. Located on the outskirts…

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Windsor Castle Park

Windsor Castle Park

June 17, 2020
Jericho Bridge The Jericho Bridge links the outer loop of the park trails as it crosses the marsh area surrounding Little Creek just off Jericho Road. It also allows access to the trails for walkers from the downtown area by way of Jericho Road. Ravine Bridge The Ravine…

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Windsor Castle Tours

Windsor Castle Tours

March 4, 2020
Windsor Castle is the oldest and largest inhabited castle in the world, and the Queen of England’s favourite. Located on a scenic cliff-top location above the river Thames, it makes the perfect destination for our gentle bike tour. After meeting at Windsor & Eton…

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