Because there's nothing more magical than carols in a castle dressed for Christmas
Concession: £32.50 (seniors and under 25s, students and Historic Royal Palaces Members)
Tickets must be pre-booked in advance. Doors open at 19:15 for 19:45 start.
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Cappella Caeciliana – one of Northern Ireland’s most original choirs, will bring the magic of Christmas to Hillsborough Castle, with a specially created programme of festive readings, poetry and choral music that are sure to get you well and truly into the spirit of the season!
During the interval, guests can enjoy a festive drink in the castle’s grand and elegant State Rooms, with our expert Explainers on-hand to share the rich, inspiring and often surprising history of this working royal residence.
Limited onsite parking is available. Parking for blue-badge holders can be arranged on request in advance.
Cappella Caeciliana was founded on the feast of St Cecilia 1995 and has sung liturgies and concerts all over Northern Ireland as well as performing in Dublin, Galway, Scotland, Switzerland, Italy, Germany, Austria and the USA.
The choir has made five CD recordings and have performed on many occasions for BBC Radio 3, Radio 4 and Radio Ulster and on BBC and ITV television. Cappella has performed with the Ulster Orchestra and with many renowned individual artists including Sir James MacMillan, Carlos Acosta, Eamonn Dougan, Stephen Layton, and The Priests, the latter being founder members of the choir.
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