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Festive Castle Tours

Explore the stunning State Rooms and discover twelve special installations decorated according to the traditional song, Twelve Days of Christmas. Each installation has been designed by local craftspeople to re-imagine the verses of this time-honoured song and its connection with the Hill family.

Guided by expert Explainers, soak up the seasonal atmosphere and discover another side to this elegant Georgian home in this 45 minute tour.

A castle tour includes guided access to all the State Rooms that make up this elegant Georgian home; including the grand Throne Room, relaxing State Drawing Room, Lady Grey’s Study, State Dining Room, Red Room and Stair Hall.

You can also explore 100 acres of beautiful gardens, which are also included in your ticket, to complete a relaxing day out for the whole family.

Please select a date from the 2 December to 13 December when purchasing a ticket for a festive tour.

Opening times

Happening on:

Monday 09/12/2019 09:30-15:00

Tuesday 10/12/2019 09:30-15:00

Wednesday 11/12/2019 09:30-15:00

Thursday 12/12/2019 09:30-15:00

Friday 13/12/2019 09:30-15:00

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Festive Castle Tours

Hillsborough Castle & Gardens The Square
BT26 6AG
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