What's On

FRIDAY 13TH SEPTEMBER: C&W Film Festival Screening of Hitchcock's 'Vertigo'

On Friday 13th of September, with Charlton & Woolwich Free Film Festival, we will be showing an outdoor screening of Hitchcock's classic film Vertigo.  We invite you to join us in the courtyard of the historic Severndroog Castle, the only place in the city you can enjoy a cocktail surrounded by ancient woodland and experience 360° views of London and its surrounding counties. Sit back, watch the sun slowly set and be thrilled by Hitchcock’s psychological thriller ‘Vertigo’ this Friday 13th. This year, the Charlton & Woolwich Film Festival has chosen to screen ‘Vertigo’, a 1958 American film noir psychological thriller directed and produced by Alfred Hitchcock. The story was based on the 1954 novel ‘D'entre les morts’ (From Among the Dead) by Boileau-Narcejac. The screenplay was written by Alec Coppel and Samuel A. Taylor.   A very limited amount of Viewing Platform tickets are available for exclusive access to stunning twilight panoramic views of London from the top of the Castle. Looking westward over the city on a clear day you can experience perfect sunsets. Following taking in our dazzling views, head back downstairs to watch Hitchcock’s ‘Vertigo’ on an outdoor screen.   Food and cocktails will be available to buy from Severndroog's partner The Terrace Tearoom. Their celebrated chef Christopher Hackett will be cooking up delicious food and cocktails, and providing wine and beer all evening.  EVENT INFORMATION:Doors Open 6.30pm - 10:00pm, Film screening starts at 8pm The film screening is free, but Viewing Platform Tickets are £6 + booking fee (includes timed access to the viewing platform) Ticket does not include food or drinks; they are available for purchase on site. Film Classification: PG (Parental Guidance) Free parking facilities available at The Castle Wood Car Park; it will remain open for the duration of this event. GET YOUR TICKET HERE  

BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY Open Monday 26th August

​Our Tearoom and Viewing Platform are open Bank Holiday Monday from 11.30am to 4.30pm, Monday 26th August   Enjoy on a chilled Bank Holiday Monday at Severndroog Castle. Take a leisurely stroll through the woodland, take in the amazing views from the top of the tower, and even grab yourself an ice cream from our ground floor Tearoom.    No pre-booking required and admission tickets are available from the first floor. Admission prices will be as usual.  Please find information on how to find us at the bottom of this page.  

​SUNDAY 22nd SEPTEMBER: Autumn Fayre

Everyone welcome at the annual Severndroog Castle Autumn Fayre. To coincide with Open House London, we will once again be throwing the doors of the Castle open on Sunday 22nd September and offering free entry on our busiest day of the year.In the courtyard and the grounds, enjoy a day of free entertainment, kids' performing arts & craft activities and community groups, plus lots of goodies for sale from local small businesses. Free timed tickets for Castle entry are strictly limited and are expected to sell-out early on the day, so please arrive early and be prepared for a wait. Free tickets available at Severndroog Castle on 22rn September only.Travel: there is no parking at Severndroog Castle, so please visit the Fayre by public transport. Buses 486, 89, 244, 221 & 161 stop nearby

FRIDAY 30TH AUGUST: Free music for children

Do you enjoy singing? Then join us for an afternoon of fun and music with singing duo NaElla!   On Friday 30th August between 12PM and 1PM, we will be hosting an exciting singing and song-writing workshop for children of all abilities and additional needs. To partake, children must be between 7 – 10 years of age and have some previous musical experience. This is a whole-class workshop, so please bring your child on time to avoid missing out. We also invite parents to stay and watch, as your feedback would be greatly welcomed and appreciated.  As this is a trial workshop, ADMISSION IS FREE!Places are limited so must be booked in advance to avoid disappointment. Please note that the workshop will be taking place on the second floor which will require climbing up a spiral staircase. If your child requires any additional need, please inform us before booking.  PRE-BOOK YOUR PLACE HERE  For more information or to register your interest, please contact info@severndroogcastle.co.org or call 0800 689 1796. For information on how to get here, please see instructions below. ADMISSION IS FREE  |  PRE-BOOKING REQUIRED​

FRI 23 AUGUST Severndroog Lates Motown Soul

  Explore and enjoy the Castle after hours whist listening to the soulful and sassy tones of the Soul Duo Razamataz at one of our summer late night openings.  We invite you to join us in the courtyard of the historic Severndroog Castle, the only place in the city you can enjoy a cocktail surrounded by ancient woodland and experience 360° views of London and its surrounding counties. Sit back, relax as the sun slowly sets and listen to the sounds of Motown classics from Heather Haywood and Roy Hamilton of Razamataz.  Book a premium ticket and experience the sunset view from our rooftop in addition to our Live Soul Music performance! Severndroog is a tower built in the 18th century situated in the Oxleas Woods in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. Built on Shooters Hill, one of the highest points in the city, the viewing platform boasts some of the most spectacular views in London. A very limited amount of Premium Tickets are available for exclusive access to stunning twilight panoramic views of London from the viewing platform on top of the castle. Looking westward over the city on a clear day you can experience perfect sunsets. Food and cocktails will be available to buy from Severndroog's partner The Terrace Tearoom. Their celebrated chef Christopher Hackett will be cooking up delicious food and cocktails, and providing wine and beer all evening.   CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR TICKET  EVENT INFORMATION:Doors Open 6.30pm - 10:00pm, Performance starts at 7.30pm Premium Ticket £13 + booking fee, includes courtyard access, music performance and timed ticket access to the viewing platform Court Yard Ticket £6.50 + booking fee, includes courtyard access and music performance only Minimum age 14 Ticket does not include food or drinks; available for purchase on site Free parking facilities available at The Castle Wood Car Park; it will remain open for the duration of this event.​

SUN 04 AUGUST Family Craft Activity & Live Music

​FAMILY CRAFT ACTIVITY - MAKE & DECORATE A windmill flower SUNDAY 4TH August 2019 AT 10AM-11AM   On the Sunday morning of August 4th, we are hosting a Family Craft Activity at Severndroog Castle between 10AM and 11AM for anyone who would like to join in. With the help of our volunteer, we will be helping you create your very own Flower Windmill decorate your child's bedroom or garden with!  Using our supplied kit of craft materials, we will guide you and your little ones on how to build a craft windmill and decorate it with colourful sheets of paper. You'll be left with a beautiful creation of your own to be proud of.  It's a bit of creative, family fun for the whole family to enjoy on a chilled Sunday morning. Following that, you can visit the rest of the Castle, take in the amazing views from the top of the tower, and even take a family stroll through the woodland.   No pre-booking required. This craft activity is included in the Castle Admission Ticket; which is £2.50 per child, £3.50 per adult or £9 for a family ticket (2 adults, 2 children). You will also have access to the castle's viewing platform where you will experience a spectacular view of London. Please find information on how to find us at the bottom of this page. When you arrive at the Castle, please make your way up the spiral stairs to purchase your ticket and then to the second floor to commence the activity.    Live Music - cover band SUNDAY 4TH August 2019 AT 1PM-4PM   If you stick around with us, you'll be treated to a live music performance by a Soul, Rock, Blues & Reggae Cover Band. They start their performance at 1pm and will continue playing in the Courtyard until 4pm. Makes for a great lunchtime!   OPENING HOURS Viewing Platform open Sundays, 10:30-16:30Family Activity on Sunday 4th August, 10:00-11:00Tearoom open Thursday to Sunday, 10:30-16:30  

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