Chirk Castle

Important notice -

Areas of the Garden and Pleasure Ground Wood will be roped off during January for the team to reinstate hard standing accessible paths into more of the garden.

Magnificent medieval fortress of the Welsh Marches

Chirk Castle

What's on

Upcoming events

Running for beginners

Sat 25 Jan 2020
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!

Bushcraft taster sessions, with Woodland Classroom

Sat 25 Jan 2020
We welcome James from Woodland Classroom to the estate for some fun Bushcraft taster activities.

Trust10 trail run at Chirk Castle

Sun 26 Jan 2020
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 26 Jan 2020
Fancy seeing more of what Chirk Castle estate has to offer? Join a guided walk and enjoy the freedom to explore.

Guided history tours

Mon 27 Jan 2020
Join history expert Huw for different tours of the castle exterior, to find out about Chirk Castle's fascinating 700 years of history.

Nordic Walking

Tue 28 Jan 2020
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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Eating and shopping

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Get involved

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Places to stay

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Art and collections

Our collections

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