Tickets and prices

Tickets and prices

Find out about available tours and gardens tickets at Hillsborough Castle. Please check closures before your visit.

Historic Royal Palaces members should book their FREE tickets by calling 0844 482 7799. Calls cost 5p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge. 

Membership

Tours of the castle are included in Historic Royal Palaces membership but these need to be booked in advance. Please call the Contact Centre on 0844 482 7799 open 9.00-17.00 Monday-Friday, 9.00-14.00 Saturday and Sunday. Calls cost 5p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge.

Find out more about membership >

Pre booked tickets or Historic Royal Palaces membership are required to visit the gardens on Sundays throughout the winter. Contact 028 9268 1376 for more information.

Tours and gardens access

Guided castle tours

Weekends in April, May, June and September including Bank Holidays

Open daily from 20 March - 3 April 2016 and from 2 July - 4 September 2016

Tour times: On the hour every hour from 11.00 (11.00, 12.00, 13.00, 14.00, 15.00, 16.00)

Includes self-guided access to the gardens

For visits from 20 March 2016 to 25 September 2016 Gate and online price
Adult £7.50
Child
Between 5 and 15 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult
£5.50
Concessions
Full-time student (16 years and over), disabled visitor, over 60 with ID
£5.50
Family (1 adult)
Up to 1 adult and 3 children (aged 5 to 15 years)
£15.20
Family (2 adults)
Up to 2 adults and 3 children (aged 5 to 15 years)
£20.00

Membership
Find out about membership >
From £48. House tours are included with membership (advance booking required)

Children under five are free. For groups of more than 20 people, find out more about Hillsborough Castle group visits >

Gardens unguided access

The gardens are open daily from 10.00 - sunset for unguided access throughout the year.

Tickets can be bought on the day at the Visitor Information Centre based in the Court House or in advance by calling 028 9268 1376. Last admission is an hour before closing.

Garden walks (self-guided) duration: approx. 30 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutes.

Pre booked tickets or Historic Royal Palaces membership are required to visit the gardens on Sundays throughout the winter. Contact 028 9268 1376 for more information.

For visits from 1 March 2016 to 28 February 2017 Gate and online price
Adult £3.50
Child
Between 5 and 15 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult
£3.50
Concessions
Full-time student (16 years and over), disabled visitor, over 60 with ID
£3.50
Family (1 adult)
Up to 1 adult and 3 children (aged 5 to 15 years)
£7.60
Family (2 adults)
Up to 2 adults and 3 children (aged 5 to 15 years)
£10.00

Children under five are free. For groups of more than 20 people, find out more about Hillsborough Castle group visits >

 

Booking tickets

Historic Royal Palaces members should book by calling 0844 482 7799. Calls cost 5p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge.

Book by telephone

Book in advance by calling the Contact Centre on 0844 482 7799 open 9.00-17.00 Monday-Friday, 9.00-14.00 Saturday and Sunday. Calls cost 5p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge.

Tickets are available on the day from Hillsborough Visitor Information Centre.

Please note parking on site is for disabled badge holders only. There are 2 public car parks in Hillsborough one at the bottom of the village and one at the top of the main street.

The castle is fully wheelchair accessible. Due to the natural terrain of the gardens some of paths are unsuitable for wheelchair users and those with restricted mobility. Assistance dogs are allowed into the grounds.

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