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Leeds Castle

Leeds Castle, Maidstone, Kent, ME17 1PL

Nestled amongst 500-acres of rolling Kentish parkland, stands the striking Leeds Castle.

With a riveting history serving six of England’s medieval queens, to its elaborate transformation into an elegant 20th century retreat by Anglo-American heiress, Lady Baillie, Leeds Castle’s rich heritage has secured its place as one of the most visited historic attractions in Britain.

Taking a step outdoors, visitors will discover the seasonal grounds and manicured gardens, admire the local wildlife, meet the majestic Birds of Prey, and enjoy attractions designed for all ages..

..including a spiralling yew maze, adventure golf and thrilling children's playgrounds!

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Opening Times

Spring/Summer

Open Daily

10.00 - 18.00

Autumn/Winter

Open Daily

10.00 - 17.00

Prices

Explorer Ticket

Onsite: Adult (16+)

£35.00

Online: Adult (16+)

£30.00

Onsite: Child

£25.00

Online: Child

£20.00

Under 3's

FREE

Ultimate Explorer Ticket

Onsite: Adult (16+)

£45.00

Online: Adult (16+)

£40.00

Onsite: Child

£32.50

Online: Child

£30.00

Under 3's

FREE

Facilities

Baby Changing

Café

Car Parking

Disabled Access

Picnic Site

Toilets

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