An ancient market town sited on the River Medway that boasts its very own castle. The castle and its surrounding parkland hosts a variety of shows, fetes and open air concerts in the summer. The park has an indoor/outdoor swimming pool and many sports facilities. The town has two theatres: the EM Forster and The Oast. Just a few minutes walk from the station you can be in the middle of open countryside and Haysden Country Park, 165 acres of woodland, meadows and open water. You can walk, cycle, fish and sail, and there is a children's play area. See www.TMBC.gov.uk for events, walks and much more.
History comes alive for young and old at Tonbridge Castle. You can see and hear what it would have been like to be a Lord or Lady 700 years ago. The castle park hosts music events and festivals throughout the year.
Jane Austen walks
Jane Austen's family lived in Tonbridge for many generations. A circular walk will guide you through her family history.
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