Exploring Carlisle Castle's darker side
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Carlisle Castle's secret dark past opened up to public

Carlisle Castle has opened its doors to give visitors the chance to experience the darker side of the building's history.

English Heritage is running torchlight tours around the ancient dungeons, offering people a glimpse of spaces which are normally kept secret.

The tour includes the 900-year-old castle's murder holes, walled skeletons and infamous licking stones.

  • 25 Oct 2016