Discover Northern Ireland's royal residence
Explore Northern Ireland's only royal residence, featuring 100 acres of stunning gardens. Afterwards, enjoy delicious food and drink in our award-winning café.
A brand new after-dark illuminated Christmas trail through festive gardens at Hillsborough Castle.
01 December 2022 to 01 January 2023. Excluding 05, 06 and 25 December
16:30-20.00. Site closure at 22.00.
Separate ticket (advance booking required)
Hillsborough Castle and Gardens is joining in the Platinum Jubilee celebrations with a colourful, vibrant display of flowers in castle gardens.
01 June - September
Included in palace admission (members go free)
As a self-funding charity, we urgently need your help
The restoration and re-presentation of Hillsborough Castle and Gardens was made possible by the National Lottery Heritage Fund,
Mark Pigott KBE KSTJ, Garfield Weston Foundation, the Clore Duffield Foundation, the Foyle Foundation, the Wolfson Foundation and other generous donors.