For Groups

The Place for Groups



Groups wishing to visit Penshurst Place and Gardens have many itinerary options to choose from depending on their requirements. We have our traditional group options which include our guided House & Gardens tours, our themed guided group tours tailored to your specific group interest, special day out packages in May and September with the Weald of Kent Craft Show, winter tours and joint offers with other attractions.

A minimum of 15 or more people qualify for the group options and rates. For fewer numbers please contact us.

We recommend you book your refreshments in our Garden Restaurant - we have set lunch menus available for groups as well as our delicious Penshurst Place cream tea. Please see our Group Menus section for details.

You can also stop off and visit our Gift Shop which is open all year. Located at the Visitor Entrance, next to the hard-standing car park and Porcupine Pantry cafe.


- Group leaders are welcome to visit in advance of their group visit.
- Coach drivers are entitled to free admission and receive a refreshment voucher, for our Garden Restaurant.
- A group leader booking lunch for their group will receive a complimentary meal from the chosen menu.


For details of our access facilities, for visitors with disabilities or mobility difficulties, please visit our Access Facilities page.


Once you have decided on your itinerary options, group leaders are requested to complete the Group booking form, downloadable from this menu on the left of this page, which also details the prices. For next year's booking form contact our Head of Visitor Services.

Please return the form by fax, email or post for the attention of the Head of Visitor Services at Penshurst Place. Confirmation will be sent before your visit.

To receive a copy of our group booking information brochure by post, please email

Payment is to be made on the day by cash, cheque, debit or credit card. A voucher scheme or an invoice can be arranged in advance, for coach and tour companies.

Our cancellation policy. We ask for at least 24 hours notice of cancellation. More details in the how to Book section of our group booking information brochure.

To discuss your group booking in more detail please contact our Head of Visitor Services on 01892 870307 or email


If you would like to receive updates about our group offer, you can join our mailing list and tick Group Visits in the Your interests section.

We look forward to welcoming you to Penshurst Place & Gardens.

Wendy Warshafsky
Head of Visitor Services

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How to find us

How to find us

Penshurst Place is close to the major roads in West Kent. Take junction 5 of the M25 and A21/A26.

Penshurst Place north front (c) Penshurst Place & Gardens