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The croquet lawn at Chartwell, a National Trust property in Kent

Croquet hire at Chartwell 

Croquet enthusiasts, make your summer special by hiring our croquet lawn. Teams can even hire our high-end Jacques kit to play the traditional game in our historical setting. There's no booking required; just turn up and play. Find out when you can hire our lawn along with prices here.

House timed tickets

Please book at least 24 hours before your visit; booking closes on the day. A majority of tickets are available on arrival, on a first come first served basis, so advance booking is optional. Please note tickets can sell out on busy days; typically weekends and bank holidays.

Bringing a group to Chartwell? 

If you're bringing a coach or minibus full of people to Chartwell, please get in touch with our group booking team. They'll help you plan your day, book you all in to see the house and fill you in on the group benefits. Follow the below link to our group visit page for more information and booking details.

Tours, trails and exhibitions


Our work

Keep Churchill at Chartwell


Eating and shopping





The drawing room at Chartwell, a National Trust property in Kent

Group visits to Chartwell 

Looking to bring a group to Chartwell? We've got all the information to get you started, from private tours to special catering packages. Find out how to book and what you can expect here.




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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Chartwell on the National Trust Collections website