Berkhamsted Castle | Outer Ward

Berkhamsted Castle

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: Outer Ward

The Outer Ward (also called the Outer Bailey) is the outer enclosure of the castle. It was protected by the castle walls and in medieval times it contained domestic buildings such as stables, barns, servants’ quarters, the kitchens and the military barracks.


 Opening hours

Daily 10:00—18:00
Closed now Open tomorrow at 10:00

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