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Payment for your school group must be made either in advance, or on arrival by BACS, cash or cheque. All cheques must be made payable to Leeds Castle Foundation.

Cancellations must be received by phone at least one week prior the visit. After this time the school will be invoiced for the full amount. We reserve the right to charge an administration fee for cancellations before this time.

Annual Tickets

Please note that annual tickets cannot be used for admission with a school visit.

Enquire Online

Submit an online enquiry form to book your Educational Visit.

Booking Type Price
(until 31st March 2020)
(from 1st April 2020)
Workshop Visit
(includes admission to attractions)
£8.45 £8.75 Min 25, Max 30-40 per group* (max 3 groups per day)
Self Guided Visit
(excludes workshops)
4-15 years
16-18 years
EFL Overseas Student (4 - 21 years)
Adults FREE
1:4 Reception/Foundation
1:6 KS1
1:10 KS2
1:15 KS3/4
Additional adult/teacher
(additional to standard group rate)
£1 Min 25, Max 40 per group*
Lunch Room Hire
(subject to availability,
must be pre-booked)
per hour
per hour
Max 30 per group

Rates available for Kent, Surrey, Essex, Sussex and London schools. For other UK and Non-UK schools see our standard Group Rates.
*Each workshop’s capacity varies. We allow groups of less than 25 for workshops/talks but a minimum cost of £25 is applied, please ask for details.

Home Educators

Leeds Castle welcomes all Home Educators and offers the education rate without prior booking. You will receive one adult free per 10 children (or part of 10). Additional adults are charged at the education adult rate. The Education rate is permissible only on weekdays and during term time. It is not given at weekends or during school holidays. Please note the education rate is for one day admission only. There are educational resources available for you to download freely.

Please email with any queries.

Coach Hire

Organise coach hire for your educational visit to Leeds Castle through one of our partners to receive discounted rates and additional benefits.

Chalkwell Coach Hire

Chalkwell Coaches offer a competitive rate for schools visiting Leeds Castle from the Medway Towns and surrounding area.

Telephone: 01795 423982
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Kirbys Coaches

Kirbys Coaches Schools in Essex are eligible to a discounted rate of coach hire when travelling to Leeds Castle with Kirbys Coaches for a themed workshop or self-guided visit.

Telephone: 01268 777777
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R & J Coaches

R & J Coaches is a family run business that has been operating since 1994. They offer a discounted rate to all schools in Kent and the South East visiting Leeds Castle on an educational visit.

Telephone: 01303 813696
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The Kings Ferry

Take the stress and headaches out of organising coach hire for self-guided visits to Leeds Castle with The Kings Ferry. Every aspect of your coach hire is taken care of with a dedicated schools service. What's more is it will save you money too. Schools in London and the South East are eligible for this service.

Telephone: 01634 377577
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Booking Enquiries

Tel: +44 (0) 1622 767865

Fax: +44 (0) 1622 767837

or UK schools can use our Schools Enquiry Form

Workshop Enquiries

Tel: 01622 767821

How to find us

For detailed directions by road, rail, air or from across the channel, click here.


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UK schools can enquire online

Complete our UK Schools enquiry form and a member of our team will be in contact.

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