Did you know?
Leeds Castle will be celebrating its 900th anniversary in 2019
King Henry VIII stayed at Leeds Castle with a retinue of 5000 on his way to meet the French King at the Field of Cloth of Gold in 1520
The 17th Century owner of the Castle, Sir Thomas Culpeper, was rewarded with 5 million acres of land in Virginia for supporting the Royalist cause during the English civil war
Lady Baillie, the last private owner, entertained lavishly at the Castle with a rarefied guest list including royalty, politicians and stars of the silver screen