Highclere Castle needs little introduction, known to so many as Downton Abbey from the hugely successful TV series and film. The castle only opens for a limited time throughout the year but, to celebrate the release of Downton Abbey The Movie available on Digital Download now and on DVD & Blu-ray™ January 27th we’re pleased to announce that Highclere Castle, the home of ‘Downton Abbey’, is opening its doors exclusively for our customers on Saturday 11th July 2020, featuring elements from the making of the 2019 film! Home to the Carnarvon family since 1679, the current castle is one of England’s most beautiful Victorian castles, set amidst 1,000 acres of spectacular parkland. Epitomising the glamour of the Victorian and Edwardian periods, this stunning home has plenty to offer, from exploring the impressive Drawing and Dining Rooms to the Egyptian Exhibition in the castle’s cellars. Don’t miss your chance to join this exclusive short break, providing the perfect opportunity to walk in the footsteps of your favourite characters from Downton Abbey and to gain a behind the scenes insight into this world-famous phenomenon. Includes return coach travel, overnight stay at a selected 3 or 4-star hotel with dinner & breakfast, exclusive visit to Highclere Castle for our customers, featuring elements from the making of the film and DVD of Downton Abbey The Movie (one DVD per booking).