Warwick Castle Dungeon

Castle Dungeon

Discover the spine-chilling history of Warwick with this fully immersive 50 minute experience. Witness some of the darkest, bloodiest and most frightening times of the Castle's history.


It is 1345 and the Black Death is rife in the town of Warwick and it's Castle. Journey through 7 rooms as you meet plague-ridden characters who will take you on a spine-chilling journey including:

  • The resident Jester who'll prepare you for your journey through 300 years of Warwick Castle's darkest history.

  • Confront death and disease in the company of the Monk and Plague Doctor as you delve deeper into the dark.

  • The Judge, Torturer and Executioner will be sure to punish bad behavior and the Witch will cast a harrowing spell upon you.

See, hear, feel and smell the chillingly amusing characters of the 'bad old days' as they come to life before you.

Please note: The Castle Dungeon will reopen on 1st August.

The Castle Dungeon is a uniquely thrilling attraction that will whisk you back to Warwick's most perilous past.

Exclusive to The Castle Dungeon — The Witches of Warwick, where the story of Moll Bloxham, an accused witch in the 1700s, plays out before your eyes! It brings together an amazing cast of historic characters, immersive sets and spine-chilling special-effects.

Feeling brave?
From just £5.00pp discover this fully themed experience as you witness the fascinating history of the Castle Dungeon. All you have to do is add this attraction to your basket when booking.

Terms and conditions apply. Subject to availability.

Please note your ticket entry time on arrival and arrive at least 10 minutes before your allotted time at the Castle Dungeon entrance.

Tickets are subject to availability - and we strongly recommend that this attraction is only for those aged 10 years and above.

FREE second day Castle tickets are valid for the Castle only and must be used the day after your first day.

Breakfast is included in all packages unless otherwise stated.

Offers subject to change and availability.

Horrible Histories® is a registered trademark of Scholastic Inc and is used under authorization. All rights reserved. Based on the bestselling books written by Terry Deary and illustrated by Martin Brown.

Please be advised that pregnant women and those of a nervous disposition are discouraged from visiting this attraction.

Please visit www.warwick-castle.com/explore/the-castle-dungeon for more details