Groombridge Place to re-open on 22 June 2020

Groombridge Place near Tunbridge Wells in Kent will reopen on Monday 22 June 2020.

To ensure the safety of all visitors and staff, the re-opening will be gradual and dependent upon the government relaxing its current social distancing measures.

Tickets are now on sale with a special reduced entry price of just £5 per person. This special admission will be in place until it is safe to open the remainder of the attractions at Groombridge Place.

Visitors can enjoy the wonderful countryside setting and all the beautiful walks along the canal path and throughout the Enchanted Forest. Picnics are also allowed in the picnic fields but you need to take your own seating or mat.

The amazing birds of prey displays will also be included with admission. There are two displays every day, one at 12 noon and the other at 3.30p m. The displays include impressive owls and raptors from all over the world together with a fascinating commentary about each of the birds.

The gardens and children's play areas will not currently be open due to government social distancing regulations.

Areas which will reopen to visitors on Monday 22 June 2020:

The Canal Walk

The Birds of Prey displays.

Picnics can be enjoyed in the two large picnic fields.

Enjoy walks in the Enchanted Forest.

The kiosk at Crusoe’s World will be open to purchase hot and cold drinks, ice creams and a small selection of snacks, cakes and sandwiches.

The toilets at Crusoe's World will be open,

Areas which are currently closed to visitors:

The gardens including the secret garden are currently closed (it is hoped these will re-open soon).

The canal boat.

The children’s play areas at Crusoe’s World and in the Enchanted Forest.

The giant swings and nest swings.

The treetop walkway.

The maze.

The main cafe and toilets at the main entrance.

Tickets will be available to purchase online with staggered entry times.

Anyone arriving without a pre-booked ticket will be directed to an area where they can purchase tickets using their own mobile phone before entering the attraction.

Due to social distancing guidelines only a limited number of tickets will be allocated each day.

The attraction will be open between 10 am and 4 pm and the gates will be closed promptly at 5 pm.

General enquiries to e-mail

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