When

  • Sunday 27 - Monday 28 August
12:00–16:00

Ticketing info

Drop-in activities included in gardens ticket

You can purchase gardens tickets in advance or on the day from the Courthouse.

Included in palace admission

Come along with all the family to Hillsborough Castle to enjoy activities inspired by the 1950s!

Watch a traditional Punch & Judy show, try your hand at some vintage crafts and games or venture out on a gardens trail to find out what was happening at the Castle during the 1950s.

Bring a picnic, enjoy the grounds and wear your best vintage outfit – spot prizes will be awarded for the best dressed!

Make sure you tell us what you think afterwards to help us plan future events for families, as we get ready for our Grand Opening in 2019!