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Booking pack

The pack includes opening times, prices, access information, and details of how your day will run, including options for tours.

French garden tours

Alistair Gordon, a gardener at Chartwell, will be offering tours of the garden in French. Follow the link below to read his invitation (en français) and email us if you're interested in finding out more.

Bank Holidays

Unfortunately, we are unable to accept group bookings on Bank Holiday weekends.

2014 Bank Holiday dates are:

  • 18 - 21 April
  • 3 - 5 May
  • 24 - 26 May
  • 23 - 25 August

Use Chartwell as your classroom

  • Chartwell’s winter exhibition always explores a new topic © Jon Primmer

    Explore the house

    Uniforms, paintings, gifts and history - there's a lot to explore in Churchill's family home.

  • One of a handful of new swings in the woodland © Jon Primmer

    Adventures in the garden

    Orchards to run through, kitchen gardens to explore and wildlife to watch.

  • Over 130 paintings by Churchill are on display in the studio  © Chartwell / National Trust

    Art in the studio

    Discover Churchill's art in the studio before heading into the garden to have a go yourself.

  • Looking over the orchard toward Chartwell. © Nigel Dickers

    Discover the estate

    Seasonal walks, natural art and outdoor play in our woodland estate.

School visits

School children picking apples at chartwell © Hannah McVey

School children picking apples at chartwell

We welcome self-led school groups, as well offer opportunities for older students. Our schools pack tells you everything you need to know about planning your day at Chartwell but if you have any questions please email us.

Public Speaking competition

Michael Howard addresses students at our day of public speaking workshops © Jonathan Primmer

Michael Howard addresses students at our day of public speaking workshops

Inspired by the legacy of the great man himself, we have been working together with Blenheim Palace and The Churchill Centre to run the Sir Winston Churchill Public Speaking Competition for the 2013/14 academic year. Chartwell will be entering 4 local schools into this year's competition. The closing date for the competition has now passed but for more information on entering next year please email us.