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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

Beautiful bluebells

Thu 23 May 2019
10:00-17:00
Come and enjoy a self-led walk through the woods and see the cheerful bluebells and other spring delights.

Running for beginners

Sat 25 May 2019
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!

Knights and princesses week

Sat 25 May 2019
10:00-16:00
Calling all young knights and princesses to Chirk Castle for a week of storybook fun! Leading up to our traditional Knights and Princesses weekend on 1 & 2 June.

Trust10 trail run at Chirk Castle

Sun 26 May 2019
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.

Nordic Walking (Tues)

Tue 28 May 2019
10:00-11:30
Get fit and have fun with weekly volunteer guided Nordic Walking sessions at Chirk Castle.

Meet the bees

Thu 30 May 2019
10:00-11:00
Ever wondered what goes on within a Bee Hive or wanted to know more about the Honey Bee? This is a great opportunity to get up close and personal with the new Chirk Castle bees under the watchful eye of their keeper - bee suits will be provided!

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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Art and collections

Our collections

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