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Chirk Castle

Chirk Castle

13th century medieval marcher fortress with stunning gardens, collection and surrounded by anicient park and woodlands. Join the medieval garrison in guarding the castle, explore murder holes and dungeons and discover a castle built to defend the border. Always lived in the castle interiors have evolved into a fabulous ornate family home. Travel through time with 16th, 17th, 18th and 19th century rooms and collections. Settle down in front of the fire in the newly opened East Wing and experience the 1920's high life when Chirk played host to the rich and famous. Walk the gardens and magical mix of clipped yews, rare shrubs and colourful borders. Enjoy the picturesque views across the cheshire and shropshire plains. Discover an ancient landscape and woodland with veteran trees and abundant wildlife.

  • Historic attractions

Address

Chirk Castle

Chirk
Chirk
Wrexham
LL14 5AF

Access Information

Castle accessible in parts via use of stairclimber. Garden accessible, Woodland accessible via hard pathways in part. Estate is 1/4 mile from Llangollen canal by chirk tunnel cutting. Castle buildings 1.5 miles from canal.