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20th - 27th Feb; daily; 10.30am - 5pm, last admission 4pm, final exit 5pm. Castle opens 12noon
2nd - 27th Mar; Wed - Sun; 10.30am - 5pm, last admission 4pm, final exit 5pm. Castle opens 12noon
30th Mar - 31st Oct; Daily; Gardens open 10.30am, Castle 12noon - last admission 5pm, final exit 6pm.
2nd Nov - 24th Dec; Wed - Sun; 10.30am - 4pm, final exit 5pm; Castle opens 11am
As gardens - 12noon - 5pm, last admission 4pm
Adult £11.50; Child (5-14) £7.50; Over 60s £10; Family - (2 Adults + 2 Children or 1A + 3C) £30.50.
Castle & grounds. Adult £14; Child (5-14) £8; Over 60s £12; Family £36
Group discounts for parties of 15 or more. Annual season tickets - see own website
Audio tour £3
Italian Garden, Rose Garden, Tudor Garden, Yew Maze, Water Maze and 35 acre lake.
Merzie Meadows, Tonbridge
Henry VIII Inn, Hever
Edenbridge Tunbridge Wells - 20 minutes
Beautiful award-winning gardens surrounding the romantic 13th century castle, once the childhood home to Anne Boleyn. Lovingly tended by a team of gardeners they bring colour and life all year round. Stroll through formal gardens including the majestic Italian garden, which houses spectacular sculptures dating from Roman times and you can lose yourself in the Yew maze, cool down in the Splashing water maze or amble by the 35 acre lake and watch the water birds drift by. Notable topiary near the castle and in the Chess garden, and a charming rose garden complete the picture. A new garden known as the 'Sunday Walk Garden' was opened in June 2001.
The Astor family designed these gardens between 1904 - 1908 and they were laid out Joseph Cheal & Son.