ChirkK Castle and Gardens, Wrexham

Chirk Castle Gardens, near Wrexham

These gardens at Chirk Castle were created from William Emes' designs from the 18th century.

Chirk Castle Garden - covers 5 acres with roses (modern and old fashioned), a woodland garden with rhododendrons and azaleas. The herbaceous borders are protected from the wind and provide a good display in the summer. The fine rockery has many alpine plants.
Climbers cover the walls and give good colour as do other plantings.
The garden is well known for its yew topiary which can be seen opposite. There is also a Lime Avenue.
Good views of surrounding counties from the grounds of castle which is also open and well worth a visit.

NT 2020 Chirk Castle and Gardens Opening times
Gardens - 
Normally open all year 
Chirk Castle from 7 March
Partial disabled access to Castle, generally good access to gardens with helper. Tea Room, gift shop, picnic area.

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  • Street: Chirk Castle
  • Postcode: LL14 5AF
  • City: Chirk
  • County: Wrexham
  • Country: United Kingdom


  • Telephone: 01691 777701
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