2021 Opening times Castle & Gardens: Gardens now open Friday – Sunday for our local community to enjoy, Castle open from March 2021 onwards, specific dates to be confirmed, pending government announcements. Visiting with your dog Doggy dos and don’ts We welcome well-behaved dogs throughout the garden and park, however as there is wildlife and livestock roaming in these areas, please do keep them on lead at all times. FIND OUT MORE Birds of prey The next time you visit the castle, book the Belvoir Birds of Prey for a display and experience you won’t forget. FIND OUT MORE Book butler’s tours of the private quaters Learn all about the current castle, the fourth to be built on this historic site. FIND OUT MORE Stay with us Stay with us in the heart of rural Leicestershire. Just four miles from Belvoir Castle, our Croxton Park Holiday Cottages boast beautiful lake views, scenic landscapes and cozy country interiors. STAY Afternoon tea at the Castle It is believed that Afternoon Tea was conceived in the 1840s by the 7th Duchess of Bedford, Anna Maria Stanhope whilst visiting the Duke and Duchess of Rutland at Belvoir Castle. FIND OUT MORE Photography & mobile phones You can take as many photos as you like in the gardens and grounds, but photography is not allowed inside the Castle itself. Also, please switch off all mobile phones while you’re in the Castle unless you are using the Gamar App.