Since Roman times there has been a bridge here
over the River Eden, a tributary of the Medway,
and the village still has strategic importance for
visitors planning to explore the surrounding
The 14th century Crown Inn was a haunt for a ruthless gang of smugglers.
Edenbridge is home to the Eden Valley Museum, and just a stones throw away from the lovely Hever Castle - the childhood home of Anne Boleyn.
|Edenbridge is also home to Penshurst Place - ancestral home of the Sidney family for 400 years and surrounded by 10 acres of Tudor gardens, Penshurst Vineyard and Chiddingstone Castle.|