Chirk Castle

Chirk Castle 2-for-1 entry

Get one free entry with one full-paying adult, with your Gardeners’ World Magazine 2-for-1 entry card. Valid at 360 gardens.

Laid out around the castle are formal gardens featuring herbaceous borders, many rare shrubs and flowers, manicured lawns and clipped yews. As well as beautiful rose, shrub and rock gardens, there are wooded pleasure grounds that are perfect for a relaxing stroll in every season. From the terrace overlooking the 18th-century ha-ha at the bottom of the garden, you can enjoy sweeping views over the Cheshire and Shropshire plains.


Important update

Due to ongoing rule changes in response to the coronavirus pandemic, public gardens may experience unforeseen restrictions and opening hours. To avoid disappointment we advise you contact gardens directly before visiting. Please see the individual garden’s website. If you can’t find the information you require, please call the garden directly. You’ll find website links and telephone numbers on the individual garden pages in this online directory

Some gardens require you to pre-book your tickets before visiting the garden. If this applies to a garden you’re planning to visit, please ensure you take your 2-for-1 Card with you to validate your booking.

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Using your 2-for-1 card at Chirk Castle

  • One free entry with one full-paying adult
  • Card valid for the whole property
  • Before setting off check the garden’s website or call direct, as opening details can vary and one-off restrictions may apply
  • Booking is not required. Just turn up on the day and check in at the ticket office, with your 2-for-1 Card.
  • Card valid for property & garden

Opening details:

Open all year: 1 Mar-31 Oct, daily, 10am-4pm (castle 12 noon-4pm); for rest of year, see website

Entry prices:

Adults & seniors £14, children (5-17) £7. No booking - walk up only


Parking spaces
Public transport
Access for disabled (partial)
Plants / produce for sale
Light refreshment
Hot food
Picnic area

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Chirk, Wrexham, Clwyd, LL14 5AF – Directions