Chirk Castle

Important notice -

Chirk Castle is open weekends only through November. Access inside the castle on weekends is by tour only, with very limited numbers. Our electric car charging points are currently not working and awaiting repair.

Magnificent medieval fortress of the Welsh Marches

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

Running for beginners

Sat 23 Nov 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!

#ThanksToYou

Sat 23 Nov 2019
10:00-16:00
This year Chirk Castle is participating in the National Lottery's #ThanksToYou campaign, offering free entry to this special site on 23 and 24 November to anyone with a National Lottery ticket.

Chirk Castle Uncovered tours

Sat 23 Nov 2019
11:00-16:00
Take this special opportunity to have a look behind the scenes at Chirk Castle, and see areas normally closed to visitors on these November weekend guided tours.

Trust10 trail run at Chirk Castle

Sun 24 Nov 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.

Guided estate walks

Sun 24 Nov 2019
11:00-13:00
Fancy seeing more of what Chirk Castle estate has to offer? Join a guided walk and enjoy the freedom to explore.

Nordic Walking (Tues)

Tue 26 Nov 2019
10:00-11:30
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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Groups

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Learning

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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