Rochester Castle stands proudly as a symbol of medieval strength and grandeur, inviting visitors to explore its storied past and imposing architecture. Venture into the castle grounds and behold the formidable stone walls that have withstood centuries of tumultuous history. Marvel at the strategic design of the keep, a towering testament to Norman military engineering.

Step inside the keep to uncover its secrets, from the atmospheric Great Hall to the eerie dungeon, where prisoners once languished in darkness. Climb the spiral staircase to the battlements and imagine yourself as a medieval defender, surveying the landscape for any signs of approaching adversaries.

For a deeper understanding of the castle’s rich history, join a guided tour led by knowledgeable experts who will regale you with tales of sieges, battles, and royal intrigue. Explore the interactive exhibits that bring the castle’s past to life, from medieval weaponry to archaeological discoveries unearthed on-site.

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