Hever Castle & Gardens

Type:Castle / Fort

Hever, Edenbridge, Kent, TN8 7NG

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About

Be inspired to come and visit this thirteenth century romantic castle - once the childhood home of Anne Boleyn. Set in magnificent gardens from the majestic formal Italian Garden and topiary, to the informal meanderings of the lakeside and Sunday Walk. The Water Maze on Sixteen Acre Island and the Yew Maze challenges both adults and children alike!

The warm and welcoming atmosphere of Hever Castle and Gardens will give you a day to remember.

Fascinating facts:
Double moated 13th Century castle
Unique 'water maze' on 16 acre island
Signed books by Anne Boleyn
2,000 year old statuary in Italian gardens

Guide Prices

Castle & Gardens On Entry - Adult £17.75, Senior Citizen £15.60, Student £15.60, Child (5-17) £9.95, Family Ticket £46.85. (2 adults/2 children or 1 adult/3 children), not applicable to groups.
Castle & Gardens Online - Adult £16.75, Senior Citizen £14.75, Student £14.75, Child (5-17) £9.40, Family Ticket £44.30. (2 adults/2 children or 1 adult/3 children)

Gardens Only: On Entry - Adult £14.95, Senior Citizen £13.45, Student £13.45, Child (5-17) £9.40, Family Ticket £41.10
Gardens Only Online - Adult £14.15, Senior Citizen £12.75, Student £12.75, Child (5-17) £8.90, Family Ticket £38.90. (2 adults/2 children or 1 adult/3 children)

Directions

Road Directions

Hever Castle, Edenbridge Kent TN8 7NG.
30 miles from central London, half an hour from Gatwick Airport.

Accessible by Public Transport: Hever station is 1 mile away.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Accessible to Wheelchair Users
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors
  • Wheelchairs available

Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages

  • Chinese audio guide
  • Dutch audio guide
  • French audio guide
  • German audio guide
  • Russian audio guide

Catering

  • Café
  • Catering by in-house Caterers
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant/catering
  • Picnic area
  • Refreshments Available

Children & Infants

  • Accept children all ages
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children's outdoor play area

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties
  • Accommodation on site
  • All weather attraction
  • Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages
  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Cater for Corporate events
  • Cater for groups
  • Cater for school groups
  • Conference facilities
  • Day membership available
  • Dogs on Lead Only
  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality
  • Gift shop
  • Licenced for Weddings & Civil Partnerships
  • Marquee Space Available
  • Meeting rooms
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Public toilets
  • Shop
  • Team / Corporate Activities
  • Wedding Venue
  • Wireless internet (WiFi) connection available

Key Features

  • In countryside
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest
  • Outdoor activities
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Outdoor Event

Leisure Facilities

  • Access to golf course

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • Coach Parking
  • Parking (free)
  • Railway station within 5 miles

Payment Methods

  • Cash Accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Czech printed material
  • Danish printed material
  • German printed material
  • Italian printed material
  • Japanese printed material
  • Spanish printed material

Target Markets

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided tours

TripAdvisor

Opening Times

* MAIN SEASON 2019
31 March - 26 October: Daily
Grounds open: 10:30am
Castle opens: 12pm
Final entry to grounds: 4:30pm
Final entry to Castle: 5pm
Final exit from Castle: 5:45pm
Final exit from grounds: 6pm

WINTER SEASON 2019
27 October - 3 November: Daily
Grounds open: 10:30am
Castle opens: 12pm
Final entry to grounds: 3pm
Final entry to Castle: 3.30pm
Final exit from grounds: 4.30pm
6 November - 22 November: Wed - Sun
Grounds open: 10:30am
Castle opens: 12pm

Awards

  • Other Awards Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme 2017
  • Visit England VistEngland VAQAS 2017

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