New Knights' Stronghold Playground opening spring 2019. Knights' Realm Playground closes for redevelopment on 5th November 2018.
COME AND EXPLORE
"The Loveliest Castle in the World"
A Norman stronghold; the private property of six of England’s medieval queens; a palace used by Henry VIII...
The Gatehouse Exhibition
A fascinating journey through the Castle’s history with a contemporary twist.
Dog Collar Museum
A unique collection of historic and fascinating dog collars has been built up over the years.
Battle for the Skies
Battle for the Skies at Leeds Castle is an immersive attraction that
tells the story of the Battle of Britain - a pivitol moment in World War II.
FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY
Attractions to entertain visitors of all ages
Knights' Realm Playground
A huge adventure playground modelled on the design of Leeds Castle and built entirely in wood.
Squires’ Court Playground
Climb turrets, swing across zip lines, play in the sand pits and plunge down the slides.
Lose yourself in one of the most popular mazes' in Kent.
Return from the Maze to civilisation through an underworld grotto.
Discover over 500 acres of gardens and parkland
The Culpeper Gardens
Named after the family who owned Leeds Castle in the 17th century; the Culpeper Garden was originally the site of the Castle’s kitchen garden.
The Wood Garden
The carpet of Daffodils, Narcissi and Anemones presents a vibrant burst of colour.
The Lady Baillie Mediterranean Garden Terrace
Designed by the landscape architect, Christopher Carter, on the site of Lady Baillie's original aviary the garden is a favourite destination for visitors to the Castle.
Meet our Birds of Prey at the free flying demonstrations and dedicated centre
Bird of Prey Centre
Housing many birds from a variety of different species, from an American Kestrel to a Russian Steppe Eagle.
Seasonal displays feature a range of birds including Hawks, Vulture, Falcon and Owls.
Leeds Castle offers a range of falconry experiences with our expert Falconry Team.
Wildlife at Leeds Castle
There is an abundance of wildlife to see throughout the 500 acre estate of Leeds Castle. Woodland, parkland and large lakes fed by the River Len provide natural habitats attracting great numbers of wildfowl and common woodland birds all year round.
Punting on the Moat
Enjoy a leisurely punt on the moat in the shadow of the Castle.
Elsie the Castle Train
Enjoy a ride on Elsie the Castle Train from the main entrance up to the Castle.
Black Swan Ferry
Take to the water to see the Leeds Castle estate.
View our interactive map and discover everything there is to see and do.
Enjoy a fun filled experience with a Segway Tour or Go Ape Tree Top Adventure
Go Ape Tree Top Adventure
Take to the trees and speed down zip slides. They’re part of an exciting course of rope bridges, Tarzan swings and crossings; all set high above the forest floor. Live life more adventurously and unleash your inner Ape!
Take an escorted tour the Castle grounds and see views rarely afforded to other visitors.