Father’s Day


See below for Father's Day activities.


Activities are included in normal admission prices unless stated.

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Father’s Day: June 17 & 18

Say thank you to dad this Father’s Day with a memorable Super Car themed day out at Hever Castle & Gardens.

Presented in partnership with the Henry Surtees Foundation, in memory of British racing Legend John Surtees, there will be classic cars on display as well as fun activities for the kids.

Children can colour and decorate a card for their dad in a free craft workshop and test out the kart simulator for a race around Buckmore Park with an extra incentive of a prize for the fastest lap* (*small donation required).

On Saturday (17 June) they can get a snap of their dad in a Ferrari* (*small donation required) and admire over 50 Alfa Romeos from the Alfa Romeo Owners Club.

On Sunday (18 June) appreciate a spectacular collection of Ferraris from the Ferrari Owners Club of Great Britain and peruse cars and bikes from the late John Surtees’ collection along with prints, clothing and other merchandise to support the work of the Henry Surtees Foundation.

Father’s Day Activities


Alfa Romeo Cars on Display, 10:30 – 17:30: view over 50 Alfa Romeo cars on display on the main lawn provided by the Alfa Romeo Owners Club.


Ferraris on Display, 10:30 – 17:30: see over 50 Ferraris on display on the main lawn provided by members of the Kent Ferrari Owners Club.

John Surtees Race Cars & Bike Display, 10:30 – 17:00: in partnership with the Henry Surtees Foundation, Hever Castle presents a collection of cars and motor bikeS from the John Surtees collection.


Car & Bike Display – P1 World LLP, 10:30 – 17:00: in support of the Henry Surtees Foundation, P1 World LLP displays a collection of super cars.

Sit in a Ferrari with Dad, 10:30 – 17:00: treat dad to a sit in a Ferrari and take his photo as a memento of the day (suggested £2 donation to Henry Surtees Foundation).

Buckmore Park Simulator, 10:30 – 17:00: experience driving a kart around Buckmore Park’s famous circuit in this simulator (suggested £2 donation to Henry Surtees Foundation).

Father’s Day Card Workshop, 11:00 – 17:00: kids can colour and decorate a themed card to give to Dad in these free self-led, drop-in sessions.


Always check details before travelling. Hever Castle reserves the right to close all or part of the Castle and grounds and to change or cancel events.

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