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Hever Castle and Gardens


Type:Historic House / Palace

Hever, Edenbridge, Kent, TN8 7NG

Tel: +44 01732 865224

Hever Castle and Gardens


Everyone can spend time looking at the beautiful interiors and historic elements in the Castle as you discover the childhood home of Anne Boleyn. The stunning grounds and award-winning gardens, with statues, fountains, chess pieces cut from golden yew, 4000 roses, a Loggia at the Lake and many more wonderful sights, is a delight to walk around in.

Hire a boat on the Lake and see the lovely Japanese Tea House Folly. Children will love running around the mazes; a historic English Yew Maze and a splashing Water Maze. Children will also enjoy the Tudor Towers Adventure Playground, with three towers to climb and two fireman’s poles to escape via, children will love discovering what’s around each twist and turn of the new adventure playground.

It is altogether a wonderfully entertaining day out for every member of the family. Book tickets online to save.



  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)


  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted - From 1 Mar-30 Nov only. School/student groups limited numbers, pre-booking needed to ensure admission.
  • Min group size
  • Special group rates

Establishment Features

  • Dogs Accepted

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups


Map & Directions


  • Visit England Awards -Code of Practice Code of Practice 2012
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Tourism South East Member Tourism South East Member 2017
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Beautiful South Awards Winners 2017/18 - Gold Beautiful South Awards Winners 2017/18 - Gold 2017

Opening Times

2018 - closed (2 Jan 2018 - 9 Feb 2018)
2018 - Spring Season - last entry 15:00 (10 Feb 2018 - 25 Mar 2018)
Monday - Sunday10:30 - 16:30
Bank Holiday10:30 - 16:30
2018 - Main Season - last entry 16:30 (26 Mar 2018 - 28 Oct 2018)
Monday - Sunday10:30 - 18:00
Bank Holiday10:30 - 18:00
2018 - Winter Season - Wed - Sun - last entry 15:00 (29 Oct 2018 - 24 Dec 2018)
Monday - Sunday10:30 - 16:30

* Winter walks 2018/19 daily last entry 15:00

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