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Tonbridge Castle

89 High Street, Tonbridge TN9 1DR, England
+44 1732 358198
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Really liked it!

The exhibits are located in the gatehouse and are really fun to check out. It does require some... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
justtourists
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Phoenix AZ
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Great view

You won't miss it for sure as it's the main monument/ attraction in the city. Nice walk next to the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Joana S
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
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89 High Street, Tonbridge TN9 1DR, England
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+44 1732 358198
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The exhibits are located in the gatehouse and are really fun to check out. It does require some steep stair climbing but is well worth the effort if you can manage. Watch out for the grumpy guy in the privy! A nice stroll around the...More

Thank justtourists
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You won't miss it for sure as it's the main monument/ attraction in the city. Nice walk next to the river and up a small hill. Very well preserved. Really nice place to get some lovely pictures and relax.

Thank Joana S
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Has a wonderful going on the castle tour and the gardens outside were lovely it is free to go around the gardens but need to pay for entrance to the castle which is not overalls expensive and then outside of the Browns is a lovely...More

Thank Ty Ty E
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Interesting centre of town old scenic castle, grounds and moat - with gatehouse and keep still standing (open to visitors). Actual site goes back to Norman Times. Overlooks the River Medway with riverside walks. Plenty of seating and lovely surrounding grounds. Also a short walk...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Quite a nice attraction in a small town. Not a big one. But makes you feel closer to the history of the place. A good start for long walk in the near park

Thank St_PetersburgMaria
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Was a lovely castle with very interesting information, could even go right out onto the top of the castle and look down at the sights below and surrounding.

Thank Keeley K
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Took our luncheon stop here on a mystery coach tour and spent a pleasant hour or so picnicking and wandering the grounds of this fascinating castle. The mound (motte) was covered with thousands of daffodils in bloom. We didn't have time to take a gatehouse...More

1  Thank WMIM
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely walk round here with the other half. Lots of stones, lots of history, well maintained. Worth an hour of your time.

1  Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed 8 March 2017

perfect for walking and having a lovely a romantic picnic. perfect location and it's free to roam about!

Thank Foodlover7711993
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Went on a short tour of the castle to remind me of my childhood when I used to go regularly. Nothing seems to have changed from 40 years ago. Well kept lawns and buildings. Dont think you need too long there but a walk around...More

1  Thank Phil S
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spudle12
Is the castle wheel-chair accessible?
20 April 2017|
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Response from KentEnglandLife | Reviewed this property |
Hope this helps : Disabled access is limited, only the ground floor is accessible for disabled visitors, which does have a virtual tour facility of the whole gatehouse. All of the Castle Grounds have disabled access. Taken... More
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