Leeds Castle


"Leeds Castle has been a Norman stronghold; the private property of six of England’s medieval queens; a palace used by Henry VIII and his first wife Catherine of Aragon; a Jacobean country house; a Georgian mansion; an elegant early 20th century retreat for the influential and famous; and in the 21st century, it has become one of the most visited historic buildings in Britain."
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Contact details

Leeds Castle Broomfield, Maidstone, Kent, South East, ME17 1PL
Phone: 01622 765400

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair access
The castle is accessible for the majority of visitors via the main front door where there is a ramp. As Leeds Castle is an ancient building, there are some restrictions. Visitors should be aware that there are approximately 45 metres of cobblestones across the drawbridge on to the Castle Island. Fire safety rules allow a maximum of two wheelchairs inside the Castle at any one time. For more information about the venue's facilities, please visit our website.

Short Distances

Short distance
The car park has hard standing spaces reserved for visitors with disabilities. The maximum distance from the car park to the fully accessible mobility service is approximately 100 metres. Please visit our website for information about our on-site transport facilities.

Access To Toilets

Access To Toilets
There are accessible toilets at the venue. For more information, please visit our website.

Assistance Dogs

Assistance Dogs
Assistance Dogs are welcome.

Essential Companions

Essential Companions
Disabled tickets include one free carer per disabled visitor. If you require additional carers then please contact us by emailing enquiries@leeds-castle.co.uk or call 01622 765400.