Leeds Castle is one of the palaces relic of medieval England, and included in the list of heritage kingdom in this country. Leeds Castle stands proudly on two small islands in the middle of the River Len. The palace was built in 1120, but in fact Leeds Castle was once in the renovation with the funding of an heir with American nationality.
The first owner of this palace is King Edward I, then falling into the hands of King Edward II. The palace was once renovated by King Henry VIII to Catherine of Aragon residence.
The last owner was the Olive family, where the LadyBaillie, who is the daughter of this family heir who officially have it. Lady Baillie bought the castle in 1926 and perform in the renovation of the interior. That’s why, when we visit Leeds Castle, we can see some parts of the interior of the palace is now renovated with a more modern interior design.
Now, with the opening of Leeds Castle to the public, visit Leeds Castle and a tour of the palace complex is like enjoying the magical atmosphere. To enter the palace complex, we have to pass through a small forest path decorated with peacock beautiful scenery with blue and white feathers, blue water in the lake is calm and the breeze blowing the leaves on the trees we passed. Before entering the palace, we will find a warehouse to store wine. In addition, there is a collection of tapestry, which was displayed on the walls of the palace banquet. This will make us even more amazed by the beauty of this beautiful little palace.
Every year in the summer, always held the hot air balloon festival in the palace complex area. Only by consuming less than 2 hours drive from London, we can find the Leeds Castle is beautiful and interesting to visit. Visit Leeds Castle with your family, enjoy the beauty of the palace and learn its history.