Hever Castle & Gardens has long been a fairytale location for groups to visit. Nestled in the High Weald of Kent surrounded by beautiful countryside, historic Hever Castle & Gardens is famous for being the childhood home of Anne Boleyn, second wife of Henry VIII and mother of Queen Elizabeth I.
Whether you are a group travel organiser, a teacher, or member of the travel trade planning trips and tours in Kent, Hever Castle & Gardens has a selection of experiences and packages to suit the interests and needs of groups and schools alike.
We have a dedicated member of staff who will assist you with your planning and will guide you every step of the way to ensure that your group visit is a memorable one.
Whatever type of group visit you are planning, large or small we look forward to helping you plan your perfect day out.
• Discounted admission rates
• Free visit for group leader and coach driver
• Free parking
• Easy drop-off and pick-up for coaches (prior arrangement only)
• Free meal voucher for coach driver
• Dedicated member of staff to help plan the perfect day
• Special packages for schools
• Special group menus
• Special group packages
Events in 2019
The Castle is also hosting a number of events in 2019, here are some which group visitors can look forward to – included in the the price of entry.
Snowdrop Walk: From 9 February
Living with Nature: 16 – 24 February
Dazzling Daffodils: 20 – 24 March
Easter Family Fun: 6 – 22 April
Tulip Celebrations: 24 – 30 April
May Day Festival: 4 – 6 May
Edwardian Life: 25 May – 2 June
Hever’s Home Front: 25 – 30 June
Hever in Bloom: June 27 – July 3
Summer Jousting Tournament: July: 13 & 14; 20 & 21; 27 & 27 August: 10 & 11; 17 &18; 23 – 26
Castle Canines: 3 – 4 August
Journey through History & Jousting: 24 – 26 August
Craft Fair: 5 – 8 September
Autumn Colour: From 1 October
Halloween Half Term Fun: 19 – 31 October
Christmas at Hever Castle: 23 November – 24 December
Winter Walks: 27 December – 1 January