Walmer Castle and Gardens

Between 13 January – 22 March our gardens and café will be open to explore, however the castle remains closed in preparation for urgent repair work. During this time we have reduced the admissions price to reflect these changes. Please enter the code WALMER251150 when booking online to receive the correct admission price. We hope that you enjoy your visit.

Direction Map

Garden open Wed-Sun 10am-4pm

See full prices and opening times
Address
Kingsdown Road, Deal, Kent, CT14 7LJ

What's On

Guidebook: Walmer Castle and Gardens

Price: 6.00

 Walmer Timeline

1539–41Invasion threat

Faced with an alliance between Spain, France and the Pope, Henry VIII commissions a chain of defences from Hull to Milford Haven.

1539–40Three Artillery Castles

Henry builds castles on the Kent coast, including three at Sandown, Deal and Walmer. More than 1,400 workmen complete building works in 18 months.

Find out more about the history of Walmer Castle

Walmer Castle Jigsaw Puzzle

Price: £32.50

Membership starts from £57

Membership gives you unlimited access to castles and gardens, historic houses and abbeys, and kids go free ...

Join Now

UNLIMITED ACCESS TO OVER 400 HISTORIC PLACES

Live and breathe the story of England at royal castles, historic gardens, forts & defences, world-famous prehistoric sites and many others.

FREE ENTRY FOR UP TO SIX CHILDREN

Free entry for up to six children accompanied by an adult member (under 18 years and within the family group).

FREE HANDBOOK TO PLAN INSPIRING DAYS OUT, WORTH £10.95

Complimentary full colour handbook worth £10.95. Plus our award winning Members’ Magazine delivered three times a year.

FREE OR REDUCED ENTRY TO OUR EXCITING EVENTS

Enjoy a stay in the grounds of this fortress by the sea

Book now

Gifts Inspired By England’s Rich History

Shop Online
'step into englands story