Chartwell - National Trust

Chartwell - National Trust
Mapleton Road
TN16 1PS




01732 868381


01732 868193

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View over the Weald of Kent at Chartwell, Kent.

Bought by Sir Winston for its magnificent views over the Weald of Kent to Sussex, Chartwell was his home and the place from which he drew inspiration from 1924 until the end of his life.

Venue Type:

Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

Please check the National Trust website before visiting.

Admission charges

Whole property

Adult: £12.50
Child: £6.25
Family: £31.25
Group: £10.70

Garden, studio and exhibition only

Adult: £6.25
Child: £3.10
Family: £15.60
Group: £5.35


  • National Trust

Collection details

Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Personalities

Key artists and exhibits

  • Sir WInston Churchill
Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.

Westminster to Bladon - the final journey of Sir Winston Churchill

  • 5 December 2014 — 22 February 2015 *on now

Discover contemporary interpretations of Churchill's funeral, emotive and sympathetic responses from the community groups of both adult and local school children as they explore the procession of Churchill's funeral through the streets of London.


Normal admission charges apply.


Death of a Hero

  • 5 December 2014 — 22 February 2015 *on now

2015 marks the 50th anniversary of the death of Sir Winston Churchill. Visit our unique exhibition this winter commemorating the man, exploring the latter weeks of his life, the funeral and his lasting legacy.

The exhibition gives you the chance to see never before seen objects from our collection including the flag that flew over Washington the day he died. Death of a hero will offer a unique insight into the passing of one of the most-loved statesmen in history and show how, in the words of Clementine Churchill, "it wasn't a funeral - it was a triumph".


Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.

Life and legacy trail

  • 5 December 2014 — 22 February 2015 *on now

Celebrate the life of Sir Winston Chuchill through the grounds of Chartwell with a family trail full of activities and challenges.

Suitable for

  • Family friendly


Normal admission charges apply.