Dover Castle

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  • Address: Castle Hill Rd, Dover CT16 1HU, UK, CT16 1HU, United Kingdom
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: +1-01304211067
  • Fax: +1-01304214739
  • Tags: Castle, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Landmarks, Historic And Protected Sites

About Dover Castle, Dover

You can go to the Dover Castle to have a wonderful time exploring a historic tourist destination. This is a medieval castle that was established back in 11th century. It is the largest castle in the whole of the United Kingdom. Because of the architecture’s defensive features, this majestic fortress also gets called as the 'Key to England' adorably by people. There are many parts of this stronghold and all of them carry their own significance. You will be happy to see the Roman lighthouse on this property. You can also see the operation room of the coastal artillery of the Second World War. You and your companions will be amazed to visit this important piece of English heritage together.

How To reach Dover Castle by Public Transport

  • Bus Dover Docks Service to stop - Connaught Road
  • Buses 81, 80 to stop - Canon's Gate

More about Dover Castle

Dover Castle is a popular site of historic importance located in the city of Dover in United Kingdom

Historic sites have always played an important role in shaping the country’s future. While most of them are protected, preserved and renovated, some of them do not get the much-needed attention. Due to their cultural heritage value, these sites have been attracting visitors for many years now.

All the important information about this site such as its postal address, map co-ordinates, and contact number can be found on this page. Apart form this, if you are arriving to Dover Castle in public transport, you can also find the nearest public transport hubs. Moreover, information like timings, tickets, recommended duration of visit, and tips and warnings can also be found on this page.

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If you are travelling to Dover for the first time, it is important that you gather all the important visitor information like nearest tourist information centres, public safety stations, pharmacies, banks, ATMs, internet cafes, etc well in advance. This page has all this information listed.

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Things to Know Before Visiting Dover Castle

  • 95% of people who visit Dover include Dover Castle in their plan

  • 85.41% of people start their Dover Castle visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Dover Castle

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91.95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Dover Castle

People normally club together Norman Castle and Xc while planning their visit to Dover Castle.

People also prefer to start their day with Dover Castle.

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