Chirk Castle

Chirk Castle

Things to see and do

Chirk Castle illuminated for Wrexham City of Culture bid

National Trust Cymru lights up Erddig and Chirk Castle to support Wrexham’s UK City of Culture 2025 bid 

Earlier this month saw National Trust Cymru team up with Wrexham County Borough Council to light up two significant landmarks in Wrexham. Chirk Castle and Erddig were lit up to show their support for Wrexham’s UK City of Culture 2025 bid.

Chirk Castle

What's on

Upcoming events

Jubilee at the Castle

Sun 05 Jun 2022
Celebrate the Queens Jubilee at the Castle. Go back to the 1950's and play traditional games in the gardens with picnics and afternoon teas. Dress up for a photo as royalty under the Jubilee Arbour.

Gracechurch Historical Dancers

Sun 19 Jun 2022
Enjoy the colourful spectacle of historic dancing in the courtyard at Chirk Castle with Gracechurch Historic Dancers.

Outdoor cinema - Mamma Mia!

Fri 09 Sep 2022
This summer we celebrate 50 years of ABBA with a special outdoor cinema screening of Mamma Mia! at Chirk Castle.

Outdoor cinema - Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

Sat 10 Sep 2022
Expecto patronum! A magical outdoor cinema experience at Chirk Castle with a showing of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.

Outdoor cinema - Pretty Woman

Sun 11 Sep 2022
A fantastic outdoor cinema experience in the stunning grounds of Chirk Castle with a showing of the classic Pretty Woman!
A young boy sitting amongst the spring blossoms at Chirk Castle, Wrexham

Easter egg hunts at Chirk Castle 

Join us for an Easter adventure in nature at Chirk Castle. Discover our family-friendly trail with fun activities for you to do along the way. Complete the trail and earn your chocolate reward at the end.

Chirk Castle

Eating and shopping

Woman holding takeaway hot drink

What refreshments are available?

The Courtyard Café is open from 10am to 4pm, serving a selection of drinks, cakes, light meals and sandwiches. There is also a seasonal takeaway kiosk and ice cream offer at Home Farm available on busier days.

A variety of cermics from the Courtyard Shop at Powis Castle and Garden laid out on a kitchen worktop.

Stop off at our shop

Our shop is located at Home Farm, near the Ticket Office and car park, and is open daily from 31 January, 10am to 4pm. It is through your purchases that we are able to continue looking after Chirk Castle for everyone, for ever.

Chirk Castle


Chirk Castle


Chirk Castle

Art and collections

Our collections

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