Chilham Castle

Chilham Castle is a private home, lived in by the Wheeler family.  Both the house and gardens are regularly used for events, big and small, including weddings and festivals. The garden is open to the public on selected days throughout the year, private tours of the house and gardens can also be arranged with prior appointment.


Opening Times

July 11th – Garden Open Day – 10:00am – 3:00pm

August 8th – Garden Open Day – 10:00am – 3:00pm

August 18th – NGS Open Day – 5:00pm – 8:00pm

August 19th – NGS Open Day – 2:00pm – 5:00pm

September 12th – Garden Open Day – 10:00am – 3:00pm


Chilham Castle


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Entry Price

Garden Open Days
Adult £5 : Concessions £3 : Children under 5 FREE

Private Garden Tours
Unescorted tours £5 per head
Escorted tours £8 per head
An in-depth history tour of the gardens and house with our castle historian. £12 per head