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

Opening and closing times

Information on seasonal hours and planned closures

Information on seasonal hours and planned closures

Find out when you can visit


Hillsborough Castle Project

The castle and gardens are now closed for major project works.

Re-opening for visitor tours from 01 July 2018. The project is ongoing until 2019. 


Group bookings for the 2018 season

Call 028 9268 1300 or email hillsboroughgroups@hrp.org.uk to secure your spot during this exciting time of transformation for Hillsborough Castle. 

Closures and notices

Our ambitious programme of conservation, re-presentation, and re-imagination will make Hillsborough Castle and gardens a place for discovery, delight, and learning for visitors of all ages.

To allow our experts to carry out this transformation, the castle and gardens are now closed and will be re-opening on 01 July 2018 when this fascinating historic property will be ready to welcome visitors once again. Please note, the project continues until 2019.

Hillsborough Castle Project