Hillsborough Castle and Gardens is now closed for major project works - re-opening in July 2018.

Conferences and meetings

Walk in the footsteps of presidents and princesses.

Walk in the footsteps of presidents and princesses.

A unique and memorable venue

As the official residence of the Royal Family in Northern Ireland, the castle retains a pivotal role in cultural and political life in the country and is an inspiring events venue.

The Castle’s inspiring, historic setting makes it a unique and memorable venue for corporate away-days and the entire ground floor with its beautiful State Rooms can be hired exclusively for larger events.

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Throne Room

The impressive Throne Room is both spacious and versatile and ideal for larger dinners and receptions.

  • Capacity for up to 120 guests theatre style

State Dining Room

State Dining Room is an elegant, symbolic space for up to 50 diners.

  • Capacity for up to 60 guests theatre style

The Red Room

The Red Room offers a grand yet intimate space for small, personal celebrations for up to 10 people. 

  • Capacity for up to 30 guests theatre style

Approved suppliers

Whatever the nature of your event our preferred suppliers can help you deliver an unforgettable experience for your guests.

Find out more about our approved suppliers