Chirk Castle

A view across the Chirk Castle gardens from the roof
Chirk Castle

Things to see and do

Chirk Castle

What's on

Family peeping through foliage at Chirk Castle

Summer activities at Chirk Castle 

Looking for things to do with the family this summer? There are plenty of activities at Chirk Castle to keep the whole family entertained whether you’re looking for a historical event or opportunities to get active and enjoy the estate.

Upcoming events

Have a go at Archery

Sat 20 Aug 2022
11:00-16:00
Fancy yourself as a bit of a Robin Hood? Have a go at archery at Chirk Castle this August. Suitable for all ages.

Battle of Crogen Re-enactment

Sat 03 Sep 2022
10:00-17:00
Take your place on the battlefield and watch as members of medieval re-enactment groups recreate one of Wales' most iconic battles.

Outdoor cinema - Mamma Mia!

Fri 09 Sep 2022
20:15-22:30
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
20:15-22:30
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
20:15-22:30
A fantastic outdoor cinema experience in the stunning grounds of Chirk Castle with a showing of the classic Pretty Woman!

Open Doors

Sat 17 Sep 2022
10:00-17:00
This September, we're joining more than 150 of Wales’ historic sites, landmarks and hidden gems to offer visitors free entry.
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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.

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History

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Groups

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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