Events in Windsor
Events in Windsor - Please refer to this page for up to date information on the latest events in Windsor. At Windsor Guest House we hope to provide our guests with the perfect experience of what Windsor has to offer.
The Windsor Castle is over 900 years old, and it is the oldest occupied castle in the world. Windsor Castle has areas of interest for everyone in the family, so be sure to allow 2 to 3 hours to explore.
What to see during your tour:
The State Apartments - furnished with fine art from the Royal Collection, and is home to the paints of Brueghel, Holbein, Rubens and Van Dyck.
Queen Mary's Dolls House - build by Sir Edwin Lutyens in the early 1920s. The most intricate architecture in the world and be sure to observe the fine details of the house which was specially made for Queen Mary.
St George's Chapel - the burial site of 10 monarchs including Henry VIII and Charles I, and is a shining example of Gothic architecture build in the 14th century.
The ticket prices are £21.80 for an adult, £19.30 for a student and these are 2018 ticket prices which are valid 9th January to 31st December 2018.
Be sure to see the ceremonial military parade and Changing the Guard on the high street and into the castle to the Lower Ward. The ceremony lasts 30 minutes and starts at 11:00. There is a Guard March which takes place all year round on alternate days from August to March and daily during April, May, June and July (apart from Sundays). Please visit here for more information.
Queen Scout Awards in Windsor
This event goes back 80 years and this achievement is recognises both adults and children for their outstanding contributions. There is an annual parade and service within Windsor Castle by Her Majesty the Queen.
LEGOLAND Windsor Resort
Windsor is home to LEGOLAND Windsor Resort which is a fun-filled family theme park for 3 to 12 year old's. The Resort has plenty for the whole family to enjoy and is within close proximity to us. The prices for the Resort vary during peak and off-peak season, and be sure to contact us if you need any helping with booking.
Please click here for the pricing online.
Windsor Boat Trips
French Brothers Ltd run boat trips from Windsor, Runnymede and Maidenhead. Visitors can choose between a 40-minute return trip or a 2 hour trip to catch breath taking views of the Castle. If you book in advance online you will receive a discount and please click here for updated ticket prices.
Royal Ascot Racecourse
Queen Anne identified the potential for a racecourse in Ascot in 1711, and ever since then Ascot has been known for creating a memorable day out. In June, the Royal Ascot races take place every year which is a very popular attraction for people all over the world.
Royal Windsor Racecourse is set on 165 acres and offers Racing and events throughout the year. Please refer to this link for more information on the latest events at the Racecourse.