Newark Castle

The area around Newark Castle is renowned for castle and medieval defence and is famous for its location in which King John died of dysentery on 19 October 1216.

Sights and places of interest

Enrich your day out to Newark Castle by visiting or looking out for:

  • The Newark Castle Remains
  • Newark Castle
  • Newark town wall (Lombard Street)
  • Newark on Trent, St Mary Magdalene Church
  • Civil War redoubt 550m south east of Valley Farm
  • Civil War town defences within the Friary Garden
  • Standing cross known as Beaumond Cross
  • Civil War redoubt 680m north west of Dairy Farm

Planning your journey

Facilities at Newark Castle station

General facilities at Newark Castle station
Facility Available
Car Park Monday To Friday - 24 Hours
Saturday - 24 Hours
Sunday - 24 Hours
Cycle Storage 40 spaces

Toilets Yes.
In ticket office.
Baby Change
Staffing unstaffed
Waiting Room
Seated Area
ATM Machine
Tourist Information

Accessible travel

Accessible facilities at Newark Castle station
Facility Available
Staff Help Available Monday To Friday - Unknown Hours
Saturday - Unknown Hours
Sunday - Unknown Hours
Impaired Mobility Set Down
Ramp For Train Access
Step Free Access Category B
Step free access to both platforms via ramps with shallow gradients. Access between platforms is via a level crossing which has an uneven surface due to the tracks. 
This station has tactile paving at the edge of platform 1 but not at the edge of platform 2. 
Wheelchairs Available
National Key Toilets
Induction Loop
Accessible Taxis
Accessible Ticket Machines Yes.
Height Adjusted Ticket Office Counter no
Nearest Stations With More Facilities
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