Goodrich stands majestically on a wooded hill commanding the passage of the River Wye into the picturesque valley of Symonds Yat. The castle was begun in the late 11th century, by the English thegn Godric who gave it his name.
September 7, 2020
This fortified baronial palace stands majestically on a red sandstone crag, commanding the passage of the river Wye into the picturesque wooded valley of Symonds Yat. Much of the stone used was quarried from the rock around the base of the castle, creating a deep moat.
July 22, 2020
Goodrich Castle is one of the finest and best preserved English medieval castles. 🗺️ 11.7 miles from Ynys Hut. 📌 Castle Lane, Ross-on-Wye, HR9 6HY. 📞 0370 333 118.
June 24, 2020
Standing in open countryside above the River Wye, Goodrich Castle is one of the finest and best preserved of all English medieval castles. Boasting a fascinating history and spectacular views from the battlements, Goodrich Castle promises a great day out for everyone.
January 10, 2020
This medieval castle is one of the finest and rarest of its kind. A little further to drive, but well worth a visit on a dry day. Lots to learn about the French aristocracy that built it and its ensuing years of fascinating history. Take good walking shoes/trainers so that you don't miss the…
Jenny And Jemima
January 8, 2020
English Heritage maintained castle complete with audio tour technology. Stunning views from the towers with on site café and shop for refreshments and souvenirs.
“Hereford Cathedral's houses the Mappa Mundi one of the world's unique medieval treasures along with the Chained library - they are now exhibited together in the at the West end of Hereford Cathedral.”
“Really interesting natural cave system which can be explored without any additional safety equipment. Deep-level caving also available to explore smaller / deeper parts of the caves - please check the website as this is currently closed due to Covid-19. ”