Walmer Castle and Gardens

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Address: Walmer Castle and Gardens, Kingsdown Road, Deal, Kent, CT14 7LJ
Phone Number: 01304 364288
Opening Hours: Current opening times.
English Heritage Membership: Access to over 400 places & kids go FREE.
Nearby Attractions: View more days out nearby.

Walmer Castle is one of the many coastal fortifications erected during the reign of Henry VIII and later used by the Duke of Wellington in his post as Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports.

Some of the things to view are the Wellington museum, an exhibit of the valuable furnishing used in the castle and the rooms used by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother on her visits to the castle. The gardens include a walled garden, a kitchen garden and the Queen Mother’s garden.

  • Free parking opposite castle entrance.
  • Gift shop.
  • Lord Warden’s Tea Room serves hot meals and afternoon teas.

Opening Times:

  • Please check the Walmer Castle and Gardens website for opening hours.

Ticket Prices:

  • Member – Free
  • Adult – £10.70
  • Child (5-15 years) – £6.40
  • Concession – £9.60
  • Family (2 adults, 3 children) – £27.80

Prices and opening hours correct as at December 2017.


Before you start your journey to Walmer Castle and Gardens for your day out, we recommend that you check their website or contact them to confirm opening times and admission prices.

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