Alnwick Castle, Northumberland
Cost: Castle only - adult £14, children 5-16 years £7, family ticket £36
Open: Daily 10am-6pm until 30 September 2012
How to get there: Alnwick Castle is just off the A1 at Alnwick in Northumberland and is well signposted. The closest train station is Alnmouth, 4 miles away. Parking costs £3.50 per car.
Where to buy tickets: Alnwick Castle website