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Stunning 12th century castle with golf course, adventure playground, aviary & Go Ape course near Maidstone, Kent. Ideal for a fun day out for the whole family.
If you're looking for an excellent family day out in Kent, visit the spectacular Leeds Castle near Maidstone. This majestic castle was originally built in the 12th century and is a former royal residence steeped in history. The castle has a number of beautiful rooms for visitors to explore as well as stunning gardens, an aviary, Segway tours, and much more. Younger visitors can also play on the Knights' Realm adventure playground, and for the more adventurous, go on the Go Ape outdoor treetop adventure course or take a hot air balloon flight. Whatever your age and interests, there is something to amaze and entertain all visitors at Leeds Castle.
The castle is also home to a stunning 9 hole golf course, and the Dog Collar Museum which is a collection of over 100 collars spanning five centuries. There are also two gift shops selling a wide variety of items, a restaurant and a grill. Leeds Castle is also the ideal location for a romantic wedding day, with four rooms licensed for wedding ceremonies, and a number of luxurious guest bedrooms which are ideal for staying over on your wedding night. The castle can also be hired for corporate conferences and banquets, as well as social events, and its beautiful setting will make any event memorable.
Open all year round - closed Christmas Day.
Open 10am daily