Beeston Castle is a fantastic place to visit with kids in Cheshire. This English Heritage site provides visitors with spectacular views with the dramatic backdrop of this medieval castle.
Children will enjoy climbing to the top of the castle where they can peer into one of the deepest wells in England. Legend has it that its the hiding place of Richard II’s lost treasure, missing since 1399!
Once you have explored every nook and cranny of the castle. go for a wander and enjoy the fresh air in the enchanted woodland paths that surround the castle. You may even be lucky and spot some wildlife including foxes, rabbits and bats to buzzards and even peregrine falcons.
With a 4,000 year history and a 40-acre woodland park, Beeston Castle has something for everyone to enjoy.
After all that adventure, its time to relax with a visit to The Sandstone Café which serves a range of hot and cold drinks plus snacks, offering the perfect place to recharge your batteries.
Additional information *Pram and wheelchair users will find various aspects of this site difficult to navigate. *Pay and display car park just opposite to the entrance.