Chirk Castle

Important notice -

Due to refurbishment work in our car park there will be some areas that are cordoned off, and there may be machines and noise through the day. Our apologies for any inconvenience.

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.

Chirk Castle

What's on

Upcoming events

Running for beginners

Sat 23 Mar 2019
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!

Trust10 trail run at Chirk Castle

Sun 24 Mar 2019
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 26 Mar 2019
Get fit and have fun with weekly volunteer guided Nordic Walking sessions at Chirk Castle.

Nordic Walking (Thurs)

Thu 28 Mar 2019
Let the outdoors move you with weekly Nordic walking sessions led by the Erddig Nordic Walkers on the Chirk estate.

Mindfulness in the Woods - Woodland Classroom

Sat 30 Mar 2019
An introduction to Mindfulness with nature as an aid and stimulus for learners to improve their health & well-being through a stronger connection to ourselves and nature.

The Huggable Tree Trail

Mon 01 Apr 2019
Our Rangers have made a Huggable Tree Trail for you to discover the wonderful world of our Woodland.

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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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