Chirk Castle

Important notice -

We will have a replacement visitor minibus from Monday 24 April, for 5 days, as ours is being serviced. This minibus won't have a wheelchair lift, so for alternative arrangements please ask in the Ticket Office.

Magnificent medieval fortress of the Welsh Marches

Chirk Castle

Things to see and do

Chirk Castle

What's on

Upcoming events

Running for beginners 2017

Sat 29 Apr 2017
Give your fitness a boost in the beautiful surroundings of the Chirk Castle estate. A great opportunity to get started with running and meet other people, and who knows? You might be taking part in one of our 10km runs before you know it!

Bluebell walks

Sat 29 Apr 2017
Come and enjoy a self-led walk through the woods and see the cheerful bluebells and other spring delights.

Henro 2017 Exhibition - Japanese Art inspired by National Trust properties

Sat 29 Apr 2017
We welcome talented Japanese watercolour, ink and print artist Takumasa Ono back to Chirk Castle after his successful exhibition last year, for another fantastic display of his work capturing National Trust properties in a traditional Japanese style

Spring Veteran Tree Walk

Sat 29 Apr 2017
Join our Head Ranger for a special guided walk around parts of Chirk's 480 acre estate to discover our very special collection of veteran trees.

Guided estate walks

Sun 30 Apr 2017
Fancy seeing more of what Chirk Castle estate has to offer? Join a guided walk and enjoy the freedom to explore.

Nordic Walking 2017

Tue 02 May 2017
Get fit and have fun with weekly volunteer guided Nordic Walking sessions at Chirk Castle.

Chirk Castle blog 

Welcome to the Chirk Castle blog. Visit each month for updates from Visitor Services Assistant Huw Sayer, who will be delving into some of the castle's lesser known history and personalities, as well as reporting on the latest events, conservation work, and stories from the team....

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