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Chiddingstone Castle is an impressive Historic House filled with exotic treasures in an idyllic country setting - home of the late antiquarian Denys Bower and formerly the Streatfeild family since the 17th Century - now a visitor attraction and an award-winning wedding venue.

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Weddings & Venue Hire

Chiddingstone Castle is the perfect setting for an exclusive wedding or private party.

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The Collections

Chiddingstone Castle was the home of Denys Eyre Bower between 1955 and 1977. Denys was a gifted collector who devoted his life to collecting art and antiques, many of which are on display.
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Chiddingstone Castle News

Witches and Wizards at Chiddingstone Castle!

Witches and Wizards at Chiddingstone Castle!

For the very first time, the doors of the Chiddingstone Castle School of Witchcraft and Wizardry will soon be opening!  During half term week, from Thursday to Saturday 26 to 28 October, children aged from 7 to 12 will be welcomed to the Castle to attend special...

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Chiddingstone Castle Country Fair

Chiddingstone Castle Country Fair

You'll discover the Castle in the heart of beautiful Kent countryside - just one reason why we love to celebrate many countryside activities at our annual Country Fair.  This year it will be held on Sunday 10 September from 11am to 5pm and there'll be loads to do for...

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Tractor Ted at Chiddingstone Castle Country Fair!

Tractor Ted at Chiddingstone Castle Country Fair!

We are delighted that Tractor Ted will be coming along to this year's Country Fair at Chiddingstone Castle for the first time!  Bringing his giant bouncy tractor and slide, as well as other activities, there'll be something for small people to love at the Fair - as...

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Gift ideas from Chiddingstone Castle

Gift ideas from Chiddingstone Castle

Short of an idea for a unique gift?  Or just fancy giving someone a treat?  What better gift than a personalised gift voucher to Chiddingstone Castle?  Gift vouchers are available for Admission to the Castle (£9.50 per person); Cream Tea in the Tea Room (£6.50 per...

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Chiddingstone Castle - An Englishman’s home…

Chiddingstone Castle is an impressive Historic House filled with exotic treasures in an idyllic country setting – home of the late antiquarian Denys Bower and formerly the Streatfeild family since the 17th Century – now an award-winning visitor attraction and an award-winning wedding venue.

The Collections

Chiddingstone Castle Collections

The Castle was the home of Denys Eyre Bower between 1955 and 1977. He devoted his life to collecting the art and antiques on display.

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Venue Hire

Chiddingstone Castle Collections

For weddings and functions we close the grounds allowing us to offer exclusive use of our venue throughout the day.

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What’s On & Visit Us

Chiddingstone Castle Collections

Chiddingstone Castle is open to the public during the season and, we also have a series of great public events throughout the year.

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Fishing at Chiddingstone Castle

One of the many unspoilt features of the castle is our lake. Covering approximately 3.5 acres, the lake is naturally stocked with original wild Carp, Bream and Perch. If you would like to buy a day permit or find out more click below.

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