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English Heritage - Hylton Castle

This distinctive and highly decorative gatehouse-tower of a castle was built by the wealthy Sir William Hylton shortly before 1400.


An exciting HLF funded project is due to complete, and the castle itself is due to open, in late Spring 2019. Acess to grounds only during project works. Any reasonable time during daylight hours.


ACCESSIBILITY

Parking:  Car parking is available at the site.   

Access: There are pathways around the grounds with reasonably good disabled access.

Opening Times: An exciting HLF funded project is due to complete, and the castle itself is due to open, in summer 2019. Please see hyltoncastle.org.uk for additional information.


HOW TO REACH

PARKING
Car parking is available at the site.

ROAD ACCESS
3 3⁄4 miles west of Sunderland

SAT NAV
Postcode : SR5 3PA
Latitude : 54.922063
Longtitude : -1.442321

BUS ACCESS
Stagecoach services 3, 13; Go North East services 26 & 56

TRAIN ACCESS
Seaburn Metro (2 1⁄2 miles) then bus 99; Pallion Metro then bus 29, 29A, 39 or 39A


ADMISSION

Free Entry


VISITOR INFO

ADDRESS:
Craigavon Road
SR5 3PA Sunderland
England
United Kingdom

EXHIBITIONS

  • THE MYTHS, LEGENDS AND FOLKLORE OF ENGLAND

    exposition
  • ABOUT HYLTON CASTLE

    exposition

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