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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

Storybook trail

Thu 19 Jul 2018
10:00-17:00
Can you help the bold Knight Princess to rescue the frog prince? Follow our trail, find the animals in their homes and see if you can help.

Running for beginners

Sat 21 Jul 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 Jul 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.

Gilbern classic car rally

Sun 22 Jul 2018
10:00-17:00
For one day only come and see classic Gilbern motor cars parked on the meadow in front of Chirk Castle, as part of the Gilbern owners club National Day 2018.

Nordic Walking

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

Guided Bat Walks

Tue 24 Jul 2018
21:00-22:30
The perfect opportunity to come and meet Chirk Castle's bat population. Guided by our Ranger Team learn about the bats' habitat, food and the conservation challenges we face.

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