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Places of Interest

Interesting places in and around the Rose and Crown Hotel Tonbridge

+ Castles & Houses

Tonbridge Castle
Tonbridge boasts Kent's best example of a Motte-and-Bailey Gatehouse, and its mighty gatehouse is among the finest in England
Leeds Castle
Leeds Castle, set on two islands on the River Len in the heart of Kent in England, has been fortified for more than 900 years.
Hever Castle

The childhood home of Anne Boleyn, tragic queen of King Henry VIII. Begun in the 13th century, it was converted into a comfortable Tudor house c.1505.
Penshurst Place

A stately home with a history going back six and a half centuries. House and gardens open to visitors from March to November.
Scotney Castle
One of England's most romantic gardens designed in the Picturesque style around the ruins of a 14th-century moated castle, set in a beautiful wooded estate.

+ Outside Entertainment Attractions

Hop Farm
Hop Farm Tourist attraction for a family day out in Kent. Fun days out and things to do in Kent. Popular visitor attraction with events including fireworks, music concerts, wedding fair, Santas Magical Kingdom Christmas events. Venue hire for corporate events, weddings, team building and venue hire facility and
Pantiles Royal Tunbridge Wells
Discover the fascinating history of the Pantiles in Tunbridge Wells.
Knole House & Deer Park
One of the great treasure houses of England set in a magnificent deer park. Has a superb collection of C17th Stuart furniture, tapestries, textiles &
Bedgebury Pinetum
Established as the National Conifer Collection in
Port Lympne Wild Animal Park
Port Lympne Wild Animal Park in Kent offers an exciting family day out filled with discovery. Set in 600 acres, including the Port Lympne mansion and safari, Port Lympne Wild Animal Park offers a treat for everyone.
Chatham Historic Dockyard
Discover over 400 years of maritime history. Explore the most complete dockyard of the Age of Sail and ‘meet’ characters from the past. Set in a stunning 80 acre estate, all our maritime galleries and attractions will excite and entertain you – whatever your age!
Dickens World

Dickens World is a tourist attraction in Kent celebrating the life and works of the legendary author Charles Dickens

+ Shopping

Situated on a 240-acre plot in a former chalk quarry, the centre has a sales floor area of 154,000 meters over two levels, making it the third largest shopping centre in the UK
Ashford Designer Outlet
Ashford Designer Outlet Shopping Centre, offering designer labels at discount prices, permanently reduced by up to 60% everyday.
Lakeside Shopping Centre
Over 300 stores all under one roof , 13000 free parking spaces, and a nearby retail park.

+ Local Vineyards

Tenterden Vineyards
English wine producers, vineyards and Kent tourist attraction.
Lamberhust Vineyards
One of the Seven Wonders of the Weald, Lamberhurst Vineyard, is one of the oldest vineyards in Kent and an excellent location for your wedding or function to be held.
Shepherd Neame Brewery
Beer, otherwise known as the ‘Drink of England’, has been produced in Faversham for over 850 years and the Shepherd Neame brewery is open to visitors who wish to discover more about this proudly independent family company and its wide range of award winning beers.

+ National Trust

Family home of Sir Winston Churchill, it has a rose & water garden, magnificent views over the Weald of Kent & Sussex.

Ightham Mote
National Trust property page with information about opening times and

Finchcocks Music Museum
Historical keyboard instruments in stately home in Kent. Concert


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