Hours and Admission

Please read over our Visitor Information before your visit. It will have the answers to many of your questions about visiting with young children, prohibited items, parking information, our pet policy and more.

For Hours of Operation and Admission Rates for our special Christmas at the Castle fundraising event, please click here.

2016 Regular Season Hours of Operation

Weekends Only May 7 – June 5
Open Daily June 6 – October 23
Hours – 10:00am -5:30pm
(last admission is 4:00pm)

Visit our Program Calendar for a list of events and programs! Some special events have different hours and admission rates.

Tickets are sold from 10:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m. (You must be on the property by 4:00 p.m. at the latest if you’d like to tour the mansion.) Trolleys depart from the Carriage House to Lucknow every 15 minutes on the quarter hour until 4:45 p.m.* All buildings close at 5:30 p.m. Grounds close and property locks at 6:00 p.m.

*Please note on days we have evening weddings the last trolley to Lucknow will depart at 4:15pm. The Lawns of Lucknow will close to Castle Visitors approximately 30 minutes prior to the start of the ceremony and remain closed during the ceremony. The interior of the mansion will remain open to visitors. Call ahead to plan your weekend trips.

2016 Regular Season Admission Rates

Purchase your tickets at the Front Gate located on Route 171. Follow signs for Castle in the Clouds main entrance or call our office at 603-476-5900 for directions; please do not rely on GPS as it often brings guests to the incorrect location.
Need Directions? Click here!

Adults $16 Seniors (65+) $14
Youth (5-17) $8 Children 4 & Under Free
Veteran* $12 Active Duty Military* Free

Pre-registered Groups – $12

*Plus 5 additional immediate family members at the same rate.

Have you visited the Castle recently? We would love to hear from you! Fill out an online Visitor Feedback Form or download the  Visitor Feedback Form and mail it to:

Castle in the Clouds
Attn: Visitor Services
PO Box 687
Moultonborough, NH 03254