Leeds Castle

Leeds Castle


Explore historic Leeds Castle - a fascinating day out for all the family with falconry displays and regular events.  Be amazed by the Maze and Underground Grotto.  Even take a Segway tour of the castle.

2019 is the 900th Anniversary of the Leeds Castle.

Visit the Castle website

What makes it special

  • Visit this fascinating Kent castle in a lake
  • Explore the Dog Collar exhibition

Opening Times

April to September - 10:00 to 18:00
(Castle - 10:30 to 17:30)

October to March - 10:00 to 17:00
(Castle - 10:30 to 16:00)


Adults - £26 (online £25)
Senior Citizens (65+) - £24 (online £23)
Students - £24 (online £23.50)
Children (4-15) - £17.50 (online £16.50)
Visitor with disability (Adult + Free Carer) - £23 (online £22)
Visitor with disability (Child (4-15) + Free Carer) - £14.50 (online £13.50)
Family (1 Adult & up to 5 children) - £74 (online £70)
Family (2 Adult & up to 4 children) - £74 (online £70)

Freedom Pass (includes repeat journeys on the Land Train and Black Swan Ferry) - +£8.00 on above prices

Hostels nearby

YHA Medway Exterior

YHA Medway

Free parking on premises

Leeds Castle

Maidstone, Kent, ME17 1PL

Map references

OS Map: 188

OS Grid Ref: TQ837531

Lat/Lng: 51.24762, 0.631501

Contact information

Email: [email protected]

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