A beautiful hybrid, Picton Castle consists of a 13th century castle with splendid Georgian wing added in 1790s. Guided tours span nearly 800 years, starting in the medieval castle, elegantly remodelled with plaster and fireplaces by Sir Henry Cheere, through the Georgian drawing room, down to a fully equipped Victorian kitchen and finishing in the vaulted undercroft. Outside, there'e 40 acres of woodland and walled garden, with unique collection of rhododendrons, azaleas, mature trees and unusual shrubs. Centred on the Victorian courtyard are the Picton Art Gallery, with frequently changing art exhibitions, and popular Mediterranean Restaurant.
Picton Castle also has a Garden:
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"In the 18th century a Georgian wing was added to this 13th century castle, giving it an air of romantic elegance that could have been made for weddings. Say “I do” in the Great Hall with its minstrels gallery or in the Regency and White Drawing rooms with their opulent French furnishings followed by a champagne drinks reception in the scented walled garden."
Information on Picton Castle , Rhos , Haverfordwest
|Opening Times:||29 Mar to 30 Sep, Daily,10:30-17:00. Castle tours 12:15-14:15|
|Admission:||Adult £5.45, Child £3.00, OAP £5.00. Group reductions available - please telephone for details.|
|Dog Friendly:||Dogs Permitted (Only on leads)|
|Location:||Just off the A40 between Haverfordwest and Narberth.|
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