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Discover the 900-year-old castle cited as 'the loveliest castle in the world'
Explore over 500 acres of garden and parkland and spot Buzzards, Woodpeckers and Kingfishers
Visit the Gatehouse Exhibition and discover 900 years of the Castle’s history
Escape the Maze and visit the unique museum of dog collars
What to expect
Find out why Leeds Castle was once called the loveliest castle in the world. Wander through its striking staterooms, learn about its longstanding history, explore the gardens and wildlife and get lost in a wondrous maze!
You'll discover a fascinating side of British history at the 900-year old Leeds Castle. Sitting regally over a lake, Leeds Castle is a gorgeous hidden gem nestled in Kent’s countryside that is brimming with stories of kings, queens and battles! Unsurprisingly, Leeds Castle was once described by Lord Conway as “the loveliest castle in the world.”
You’ll have plenty to see and do at Leeds Castle, from a series of lavishly decorated staterooms to a unique dog collar museum and the castle’s current Gatehouse Exhibition, this lustrous place is brimming with history, beauty and adventure! As well as the castle’s must-see interiors, you’ll have the chance to witness falconry displays, see the thriving wildlife, explore some beautiful gardens and get lost in a giant maze.
There is something for everyone at this unique location, which makes for an unforgettable family-friendly day out!
COVID-19 informationThe following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
The experience complies with government regulations
Social distancing is enforced
Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
Entry to Leeds Castle and gardens
What’s not included
Transportation to and from Leeds Castle
Food and beverages
Leeds Castle, Maidstone, ME17 1PL
- Leeds Castle opens daily 10.30 am to 4.00 pm (last entry at 3.30 pm)
- Castle gardens are open daily from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm (last entry at 3.00 pm)
- The castle closes at 4.30 pm on 5th September (last entry at 3.00 pm)
- 25th December
- 11th July
- 7th and 8th November
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Important to know
- Please note certain attractions within the castle and grounds are seasonal, please check before your visit to avoid disappointment
- Your ticket is for entry to Leeds Castle only and is valid for your chosen date only