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Weoley Castle

Anwold Road | Weoley Castle, Birmingham B29 5RX, England
0121 348 8160
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A Struggling Gem

We visited the Castle as part of the Heritage Open Days Scheme. We didn't know of its existence as... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Carol M
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Dudley, United Kingdom
such a shame, i used to love it here

i am 54 now. up until about the age of 30 i used to live about 100 yards from these ruins. when i... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
willosc1963
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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor35%
  • Terrible8%
27 Mar 2017
“A Touch of History that's just of of Reach!”
5 days ago
“A Struggling Gem”
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Anwold Road | Weoley Castle, Birmingham B29 5RX, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited the Castle as part of the Heritage Open Days Scheme. We didn't know of its existence as we live quite a way away. There are only basically ruins to see but our guide, Caroline, was very enthusiastic and she brought the place alive...More

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i am 54 now. up until about the age of 30 i used to live about 100 yards from these ruins. when i was a kid growing up, weoley castle was a nice place to live. unfortunately, these days it is a dumping ground for...More

Thank willosc1963
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Basically the title says it all. If you want to look at some old stones from behind a fence then this is the place for you!! Poor signage and only street parking.

Thank BrokenEgg
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Lots of role play, foam sword fights with the kids, guided tours of the grounds, lots of history all FREE of charge. Kids had a fantastic time we took our own food, no food served so do have to take your own. Great day out...More

Thank littleemma2016
Reviewed 28 March 2017

The last time I visited this 750 year old fortified manor house, was during a school study trip during my preteen years - some 12 or 13 years ago. Back then the castle grounds was genuinely "open", thus giving us a closer look (and feel)...More

Thank Zola L
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

While Weoley castle has a public viewing area that is open almost every day of the year, this is behind a mesh fence and therefore not great. However throughout the year they hold events (check their website) where you can see the castle close up....More

1  Thank Stuart C
Reviewed 5 August 2016

There's no doubting this is a wonderful ruin, well preserved and on a lovely largely flat area that would be easily accessible and enjoyable to all. However, you can't actually get to it. There is a small grassed area at the side of a very...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 26 September 2015

We paid £2 each to get in and there was a display amongst the ruins of various different birds of prey. There was a factual talk on each bird and they flew sometimes quite close to you…. the highlight was the last bird circled around...More

Thank hw488
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Rarely open to the public. The Castle ruins can be seen from behind a fence only most of the time. There are other walks and castle remains within 10 miles with better views.

1  Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 3 September 2015

I went to brum for my 54th birthday i stayed with my family not far from where i used to live in weoley castle i used to use the public house there as it was just down the road from my house on the way...More

Thank Albert W
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