Things to see & do
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Power and parliament month
It's quiet in the castle at this time of year so come and enjoy a leisurely tour and talk with our medieval characters to find out more about medieval politics. If it's chilly, we'll even lend you one of our cloaks to keep you warm and make your visit more comfortable.
Sat & Sun 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21 & Mon 22 December 2014
Bring the family to visit Father Christmas and find out about Christmas traditions old and new in this magical setting.
Booking is essential for this popular event. Call 01580 831324 to secure your place.
£4 child (under 18 mnths), £8 child (18mnths-15yrs), £9.95 adult (non-member), £2 adult (NT member)
Traditional Christmas lunch
Sat & Sun 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, Mon 22 & Tues 23 December 2014
Enjoy a traditional Christmas lunch in our festively decorated Terrace Room with waitress service. We're offering a 3-course menu prepared by our chef, Phil, with waitress service.
Booking essential for this popular event. Call 01580 831324
£22.50 adult, £12.50 child (under 13yrs)
Sun 4 January 2015 10am-2pm
Local archers will be taking part in the annual Christmas pudding shoot in Doakes Meadow on the northern edge of the Bodiam site this morning. Visitors are welcome to watch this unusual competition and competitors will be happy to answer any questions.
Roast and roam Sundays
Sunday 25 Jan, 1, 8, 15 & 22 Feb 2014
Join one of our medieval characters and kickstart your New Year with a guided walk around our castle and grounds followed by a hearty 2-course roast lunch in our tea room.
Booking essential as places are limited. Call 01580 831324
£25 per person