THE GREAT ESCAPE (U)
See this classic Steve McQueen film on the big screen and under the stars at one of the most beautiful castles and grounds in Kent.
Are you humming the theme tune yet?
Where and when?
Saturday 25th July 2015
7pm admission, 9pm film starts
Enjoy the gardens from 7pm onwards and let yourself become immersed in Walmer Castle’s wartime history before this classic Second World War film begins. There will be gourmet burgers and sausages on sale as well as beer, wine and popcorn. Bring along your appetite!
About the venue
Walmer Castle was built in 1539 as one of a chain of coastal artillery forts begun by Henry VIII. From 1708 it became the residence of many distinguished people, including the Duke of Wellington and Sir Winston Churchill. You’ll be able to enjoy the gardens after closing so don’t miss this opportunity!