Highclere Castle, its exhibits and gardens are open for regular public visitation, although the exact days and hours are subject to seasonal change. Up-to-date details are available at the Castle's website. As of August 2015, the Castle was open publicly Sundays through Thursdays from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Highclere Castle is a Jacobethan-style country home located in Hampshire, England. It attained international popularity as the primary filming location for the British television series "Downton Abbey." Tickets to visit the castle are available in advance or at the gate, although both are of limited supply. Private services, such as Wilson's Chauffeur Services or British Heritage Chauffeur Tours, offer guided and group tours of the castle and surrounding region.