Things to see & do

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What's on?

There are so many exciting events lined up this year you will be spoilt for choice.

  • Garden walks
  • Father's Day lunches
  • Surface Warships weekend
  • Sir Winston Churchill Poppy tours
  • Jazz afternoons

We have an eclectic mix so take your pick.

That personal touch

The life and times of Churchill © Public

The life and times of Churchill

Chartwell reflects not only the wide interests and experiences of a great statesman, writer and painter but evokes the memories of a family man. Visit the place that Winston Churchill called home. Whether you join us for a garden tour, a trip uncovering the house or a talk in the studio, there is plenty there to learn on the man behind the legend.

Garden delights

Join our garden team for a tour through Churchill's family garden every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 2pm. Starting at the Marlborough pavilion, discover Chartwell's special features and Churchill's lasting impression on the estate.

Family features

  • Discover the six swings at Chartwell
  • Build your own Dormouse den
  • Step with sure feet on the balance beam
  • Bunker down in the Canadian camp
  • Make yourself at home at the Marycot

130 treasures

The studio was converted from a cottage in the 1930s as a permanent place of work for Sir Winston Churchill's art. Join us for a talk in the studio at 1.30 and 3.30 most days as we uncover some masterpieces.