The fortunes of Hay Castle in this archetypal border town have waxed and waned through the centuries as borderland feuds have been waged and fires have raged.
To visit this castle is to experience a canter through history from the turbulence of early medieval times to the peace of the Victorian era when the associated mansion was a rectory. For the full technicolour story come along to the Castle in 2020 following an exciting restoration and regeneration project, undertaken by the current owners, Hay Castle Trust.
How to get there
P – Oxford Road HR3 5EQ
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