Chirk Castle

Important notice -

On Thursday 19 April our visitor shuttlebus will be out of action between 11am and 3pm for repairs to the side step. Please ask in the ticket office if you need to make alternative arrangements.

Magnificent medieval fortress of the Welsh Marches

A Father and daughter using the self-guided education equipment at Chirk Castle

Autism awareness at Chirk Castle 

If you or someone you are travelling with has Autism, ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder) or ASC (Autism Spectrum Condition), visiting a busy tourist attraction can be an overwhelming experience. At Chirk Castle we are striving to be autism friendly, and we want to work with autistic visitors to ensure they can enjoy their visit with us.

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What's on

Upcoming events

Raye Bower Art exhibition

Fri 20 Apr 2018
12:00-16:00
See the work of local artist Raye Bower, responding to the nature and wildlife of the Chirk Castle estate.

Running for beginners

Sat 21 Apr 2018
09:00-11:00
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!

Trust10 trail run at Chirk Castle

Sun 22 Apr 2018
08:00-11:00
The Trust10 is a monthly 10k trail run that gives you the opportunity to explore Chirk Castle's estate for free.

Guided estate walks

Sun 22 Apr 2018
11:00-13:00
Fancy seeing more of what Chirk Castle estate has to offer? Join a guided walk and enjoy the freedom to explore.

Nordic Walking

Tue 24 Apr 2018
10:00-11:30
Get fit and have fun with weekly volunteer guided Nordic Walking sessions at Chirk Castle.

Embroiderers' Guild exhibition

Sat 05 May 2018
12:00-17:00
A fascinating exhibition from local branches of the Embroiderers' Guild, responding to the history and landscape of 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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Our collections

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