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Chapel Down Winery

Chapel Down Winery

The Chapel Down Winery is home to the largest producer of English wine. Our visitor facilities feature a large wine and food store selling local and...

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Tonbridge Castle

Castle / Fort

Castle Street

Tel: 01732 770929

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Tonbridge Castle, Kent

Tonbridge boasts Kent's best example of a motte and bailey gatehouse, and its mighty gatehouse is among the finest in England.

Yet its glory lies not only in what can be seen. Its story is interwoven with that of kings and archbishops, tyrants and heroes, murderers and mercenaries who, on this ancient site and inside these weathered stone walls, have helped write 900 years of English history.

Inter-active displays, life-size models, dramatic lighting, special effects and a personal audio tour excitingly re-create the life and atmosphere of Tonbridge Castle over 700 years. It makes a fascinating visit for young and not-so-young alike, whatever the weather!


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Opening Times

Open All Year
2013 Opening (01/01/2013 - 31/12/2013)
Bank Holiday10:3016:30

* Closed Christmas and New Year. Last tour one hour before closing time. Grounds open daily, free of charge, 8am to dusk.

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