Chirk Castle

Important notice -

Due to adverse weather conditions Chirk Castle & Estate will be closed to the public today Sunday, March 18th.

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 or ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder), 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

Raye Bower Art exhibition

Sun 18 Mar 2018
See the work of local artist Raye Bower, responding to the nature and wildlife of the Chirk Castle estate.

Nordic Walking

Tue 20 Mar 2018
Get fit and have fun with weekly volunteer guided Nordic Walking sessions at Chirk Castle.

Running for beginners

Sat 24 Mar 2018
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 25 Mar 2018
The Trust10 is a monthly 10k trail run that gives you the opportunity to explore Chirk Castle's estate for free.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 30 Mar 2018
Once again the Cadbury Bunny has hidden precious chocolate eggs at Chirk Castle. Now it's up to you and your family to find them by joining the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt!

Guided estate walks

Sun 22 Apr 2018
Fancy seeing more of what Chirk Castle estate has to offer? Join a guided walk and enjoy the freedom to explore.

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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Get involved

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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