The castle hosts a display of Tudor artefacts including the best display of portraits after the National Gallery. See Anne Boleyn’s famous letter to Henry V111, wander around the ornate gardens. You can hire a boat and sail on the lake, picnic in the grounds have fun in the maze, so much to do and see. There is a great restaurant on site too for coffee , or lunch.
The Castle has many events throughout the season, step in Henry’s footsteps and watch one of the jousting tournaments. The open air theatre is another attraction for events such as Shakespeare , films and music concerts.
To get to the castle:
You can park at Uckfield railway station and catch the train to Hever, follow the path from the station to the castle.
Cycle: the Tunbridge Wells loop via Hever. www.cycle-route.co.uk