Wild and Wonderful Easter Explorers

Wild and Wonderful Easter Explorers

Become a hero of the great outdoors this Easter at Hillsborough Castle!

Join us for tales of adventure, amazing plant trails and glorious garden games.

Saturday 15, Sunday 16 and Monday 17 April
Explorer Trail start times: 11:30, 12:30, 14:30 each day

Enjoy daring tales of adventure and danger as costumed characters from the award-winning theatre company 'Theatre Without Walls' guide you through a wild and wonderful trail for budding explorers alike!

Discover how famous explorers risked their lives to bring exotic flora from around the world to Hillsborough and uncover the secrets of our enchanted gardens.

Plus, don't miss your chance to get hands-on with some exciting crafting activities and garden games. 

So grab your wits and those muddy boots and join us for a wild Easter weekend for all ages!

Explorer Trail duration approx. 40 minutes

Visitors are advised to arrive at least 15 minutes before the listed start times. Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

Explorer trails and craft activities all included in a general gardens admission ticket

Garden Admissions Tickets

Adult £5.00

Child (between ages 5 - 15 years old)

Children must be accompanied by an adult. Children under 5 go free!



Full-time student (16 years and over), disabled visitor, over 60 with ID.


Family (1 adult)

Up to 1 adult and 3 children (aged 5 - 15 years)


Family (2 adults)

Up to 2 adults and 3 children (aged 5 - 15 years)



Book gardens access tickets online


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