Guided estate walks at Bodiam Castle : 1 May to 26 October 2017, 2.15pm

Most people know about the castle at Bodiam, but we are now offering the opportunity to find out more about the local area around the castle including the village, its church and the former Guinness estate.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Join our knowledgeable guides as they take you around the greater Bodiam estate and tell you stories of its past. Of special interest will be the opportunity to see inside the church of St. Giles, which is not normally open to the public. The length of walk, area and terrain covered will vary depending on the group on the day, but please wear sturdy walking boots and dress appropriately for the weather.

The basics

Suitability
Children are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult.
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Walks start from the castle courtyard.
What to bring and wear
Please wear appropriate clothing and suitable walking shoes or boots and be sure to carry water for hydration.
Accessibility
This walk covers varied terrain and can include some stiles. Reasonable fitness is required but walk will be tailored to suit group on the day.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
23 October 2017 14:15 - 15:45 Available
24 October 2017 14:15 - 15:45 Available
26 October 2017 14:15 - 15:45 Available

Contact Info

Name
Bodiam Castle
Email
bodiamcastle@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01580 830196

Upcoming events

October half-term 'black cats' trail

Sat 21 Oct 2017
11:00-16:00
There'll be spooky Hallowe'en fun at the castle this half-term.

Guided estate walks at Bodiam Castle : 1 May to 26 October 2017, 2.15pm

Mon 23 Oct 2017
14:15-15:45
Most people know about the castle at Bodiam, but we are now offering the opportunity to find out more about the local area around the castle including the village, its church and the former Guinness estate.

Guided moat walk at Bodiam Castle : 7 April to 27 October 2017, 12.15 & 2.15pm

Wed 25 Oct 2017
12:15-13:00
Get out and about with one of our guides on these short but informative walks around the castle grounds, where you will discover some of the secrets of Bodiam's past.

Ghost walk; Fri 27 & Sat 28 Oct, 7pm & 9pm

Fri 27 Oct 2017
19:00-21:00
Come and meet some of Bodiam's oldest residents who wander the castle after dark.

Crone's Corner; Sat 28 & Sun 29 Oct, 11am-3pm

Sat 28 Oct 2017
11:00-15:00
Are you brave enough to enter Crones' Corner to experience their unique concoctions and magical tales.

Winter tours; weekdays from Mon 30 Oct to Fri 1 Dec

Mon 30 Oct 2017
11:00-16:00
Enjoy a guided tour of the castle this winter.