Family activities

Family activities

There's a whole range of things for families to see and do together at Hillsborough Castle.

Join us for a series of family activities and events at Hillsborough Castle.

Bioblitz

Saturday 13 August

11.00 - 16.00

Free with Garden Ticket, purchase on the day

Join us for a special one day challenge  - to spot every animal and plant that lives in Hillsborough Castle gardens. Get hands on in creative workshops, take part in a scavenger hunt and learn about bug habitats whilst helping to record our environmental findings.

In association with the Island Arts Centre

 

Magical Weekend

Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 August

11.00 - 16.00

Free with Garden Ticket, purchase on the day

Hear tales of princes and giants in the Throne Room, and create your own fairy garden and enchanted lanterns.

Please note storytelling will be sign-up on the day with limited availability.