Access

Security Checks

We’re committed to ensuring that your visits with us are safe. Due to the current national threat levels, we may carry out additional security checks. This could include running bag searches and carrying out body scans with a hand-held detector. 

Please note, we’ll need you to agree to this process in order to visit the site. Thank you for your co-operation

 

Mobility / Older Visitors
Accessible Toilets
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Adult Changing Area
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Handrails
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Easy-use Cutlery
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Assistance Dogs Welcome
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Wheelchair Loan
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Site Folders
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Dog Bowl and Toileting
N/A
Wheelchair Access
Broadwalk, Queen Mothers Garden and Woodland Walk accessible via smooth gravel pathways. Kitchen garden contains some pathways, and some lightly uneven ground. Meadow contains steps and some lightly uneven ground. Glen accessible by steps only, but features a viewing area from which wheelchair users can view the garden. Castle and moat accessible by stairs only.
Entrance / Set Down
Disabled passengers can be dropped off at castle entrance.
Disabled Parking
No Information Available
OnSite Transport
None
Stairs
Castle, moat and Glen accessible by stairs only.
Lift Access
None
Seating And Restpoints
Benches and seating available at various points throughout the garden.
Pathways Surface And Gradients
Access to castle via a cobbled and flagstone walkway and a wooden drawbridge. The main route from the house to the gardens is not practical but there is an alternative route using a side gate. Smooth grass and gravel paths within grounds.
Blind / Visually Impaired
Accessible Toilets
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Handrails
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Assistance Dogs Welcome
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Braille Guides
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Braille Signage
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Torches
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Sensory Experiences
Tactile interpretation at various locations in the gardens.
Dog Bowl and Toileting
N/A
Handling Objects
Tactile interpretation at various locations in the gardens.
Audio Tours
No
Site Tours
No
Tactile Models
Tactile interpretation at various points throughout the gardens.
Areas Of Low Lighting
None
Colour Contrasts
No Information Available
Large Print
No Information Available
Deaf / Hard of Hearing
Assistance Dogs Welcome
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Vibrating Fire Alarms
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Tour Transcripts
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Film Subtitles
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BSL Tours
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Audio Installation Transcripts
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Dog Bowl and Toileting
N/A
Induction Loops
No Information Available
Learning Difficulties
Accessible Toilets
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Adult Changing Area
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Easy-use Cutlery
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Sensory Experiences
Tactile interpretation at various locations in the gardens.
Handling Objects
Tactile interpretation at various locations in the gardens.
Basic Language Audio Tours
No Information Available
Easy Read Material
No Information Available
Large Print Material
No Information Available
Dyslexia Friendly Material
No Information Available
Culinary / Dietary
Easy-use Cutlery
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Bottle / Food Warming
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High Chairs
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Special Diets
Organic local produce. Vegetarian/Vegan options available.
Health And Safety
Deep Water
Pond located in Queen Mother's Garden, depth 3 feet.
Trip Hazard
Some uneven ground in the Kitchen Garden, Meadow, Glen and Woodland Walk.
Sheer Drop
None.
Slip Hazard
No Information Available
Steep Slope
Glen garden is located in a former chalk quarry, and is surrounded by sloped sides (fenced).
Steep Stairs
Glen garden accessible via stairs.
Beware Of Traffic
N/A
Uneven Ground
Some uneven ground in the Kitchen Garden, Meadow, Glen and Woodland Walk.

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Walmer Castle and Gardens

Address:
Kingsdown Road, Deal, Kent, CT14 7LJ
Telephone:
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