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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

Running for beginners

Sat 24 Aug 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!

Have-a-go archery, with Blaidd Field Archery club

Sat 24 Aug 2019
11:00-16:00
Fancy yourself as a bit of a Robin Hood? Come and have a go at Chirk Castle with Blaidd Field Archery club - all ages and abilities welcome!

Trust10 trail run at Chirk Castle

Sun 25 Aug 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 27 Aug 2019
10:00-11:30
Get fit and have fun with weekly volunteer guided Nordic Walking sessions at Chirk Castle.

Pond Gazing - 50 Things family activity

Tue 27 Aug 2019
11:00-15:00
Discover a secret underwater world. Our pond is full of life, all you need to do is take a closer look!

Mr Magnolia - outdoor theatre

Tue 27 Aug 2019
14:00-15:00
Join Mister Magnolia on his wacky adventures, filled with Folksy Theatre's bold characters, live music, puppetry and audience interaction, it's a day out not to be missed! Based on the book by the legendary Quentin Blake.

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