Historic Royal Palaces
Discover the ornamental lawns, meandering waterways, peaceful woodlands and picturesque glens that surround Hillsborough Castle.
Open daily from 18 April 2019
09:30-16:00 (last admission is 15:00)
Included in gardens admission
Discover elegant State Rooms still used by the royal family on a guided tour of Hillsborough Castle.
Castle re-opens on 18 April 2019
Included in castle tours
Explore the ceremonial heart of the castle, where Her Majesty The Queen received guests at a coronation ball in 1953.
Open for castle tours from 18 April 2019
Political history meets royal life and a spectacular collection of art, deep in the heart of Hillsborough Castle.
Discover this calm, cosy room and learn about the historic meetings that have taken place within its walls.
Explore this stylish setting for Georgian entertainment, where Her Majesty The Queen still hosts dinners.
Take a moment in this elegant rose garden created by Lady Granville, aunt to Her Majesty The Queen.
Included in all admission tickets
Create a beautiful arrangement as a gift or to treat yourself with Hillsborough Castle and Garden's resident florist Lorna Brownlee.
30 March 2019
Separate ticket (advanced booking required)
Enjoy a sumptuous afternoon tea and discover the fascinating lives of women who lived and worked at Hillsborough Castle.
Join in the family activities at Hillsborough Castle & Gardens during our launch week this Easter.
18 April - 28 April 2019
Various dates over Easter
Discover the history of the delightful Georgian town of Hillsborough on foot.
20 April 2019
Yeoman Warder Christopher Skaife shares the folklore and history surrounding The Tower of London's ravens.
26 April 2019