Literary Festival


Three days of talks, performances and workshops from world-renowned authors.

Object of the Month

Our first Object of the Month is this rare haniwa, which is the oldest object in our Japanese collection.

Country & Food Festival


We are looking for stall holders for our new Festival on Sunday 9th September, 11am - 5pm.

Historic House

With Tudor origins, Victorian rooms, Chiddingstone Castle was rebuilt in the 19th Century to resemble a medieval castle.


Meet our 3,000 year old mummified cat. Just one of the 8,000 pieces of art and artefacts collected by the late Denys Eyre Bower.

Venue Hire

Looking for a venue for a wedding, a special birthday party or film shoot? Our castle can be exclusively yours.

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Chiddingstone Castle

Chiddingstone Castle is an historic house, set in 35 acres of Kentish countryside, filled with treasures collected over a lifetime by Denys Eyre Bower.

The Historic House and Collections are now open to the public.

Sundays : 11am - 5pm

Mondays : 11am - 5pm

Tuesdays : 11am - 5pm

Wednesdays : 11am - 5pm

Bank Holidays : 11am - 5pm

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