COVID-19 Update

For lockdown ideas, updates and more, read our latest blog or join our Facebook Group!

Penshurst Place and Gardens

  • Tonbridge
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Ages 4+
  • Tourist Attractions, Parks and Playgrounds, Arts and Crafts, Museums and Art Galleries

Attraction Information

Penshurst Place and Gardens have something to offer all the family with the lively recreation of interesting historic events, staff led craft activities, seasonal children's gardens trails around the labrynthine gardens and nearly seven centuries of history all in one place!

Their traditional Adventure Playground has swings, balancing bars, climbing nets as well as a spring wooden horse and offers loads more classic fun features like slides, swings and climbing frames, plus chickens to feed and the woodland trail provide a fun environment for your children to let off steam. They also have a new Maize Maze for exploration and discovery! Tonnes of fun if you've got the weather.

You can also pick up free copies of their great little children's Woodland Trail Quiz sheet from the main counter at the Visitor Entrance.

This is also the site of the Lord De L'Isle Toy Museum, which is well worth a look through with any age of kids, there's plenty of vintage fun to get nostalgic over. There's a trail in this section too, use it to help get them out again!

club logo

Join our membership

  • A green tickSave money on great days out
  • A green tick£1 for 30 days - cancel anytime
  • A green tickDo more for less
Try it for £1

Opening hours

Year round access to Parkland

March - October
House & Toy Museum
Monday to Sunday 12:00 - 16:00
Gardens & Grounds
Monday to Sunday 10:30 - 18:00 (or dusk)


General Admission
Adults from £9.50
Kids (5-15) from £6.00
Family from £22.50

Travel & Contact Information


Penshurst, Tonbridge, Kent, TN11 8DG, England

Phone number

01892 870307



Click here to visit Penshurst Place and Gardens' website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets and accessible toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Penshurst Place and Gardens has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Penshurst Place and Gardens has not told us about their dining options.

No, Penshurst Place and Gardens is not wheelchair friendly.

No, Penshurst Place and Gardens have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Penshurst Place and Gardens has not told us if they are dog friendly.

attractions redesign