Christmas garden displays

Update: 24 November: In line with the latest government guidance Hillsborough Castle and Gardens will be closed from 27 November until 11 December. Our gardens are still open on 26 November.

When

3-6, 10-13, 17-23 and 27-31 December 2020


Where

Gardens


Ticketing information


Included in gardens admission (members go free)

Buy Hillsborough Castle and Gardens tickets

Embrace the spirit of the season with a visit to Hillsborough Castle and Gardens. Soak up the festive atmosphere with our fantastically festive garden displays in the Walled Garden and Shell House. Enjoy a wintry stroll in the open air with family as you take in the acres of breath-taking gardens which surround you.  

Afterwards, enjoy a cup of something warm and a delicious piece of cake from the café before finding gift inspiration in our shop - guaranteed to get your Christmas shopping off to a good start.

Dates:

Thursday 3 - Sunday 6 December

Thursday 10 - Sunday 13 December

Thursday 17 - Wednesday 23 December

Sunday 27 - Thursday 31 December 2020

 

Close-up of gathered red berries, feathers, red ribbon and Christmas foliage in a basket; collected from the Hillsborough Castle gardens.
Christmas tree and decorations in shop
Close-up of cinnamon sticks, cones, dried oranges along with gathered red berries, feathers, red ribbon and Christmas foliage in a basket; collected from the Hillsborough Castle gardens.
The Main Lawn. Showing shrubs in the foreground and trees seen across the lawn.
Things to see

Discover the ornamental lawns, meandering waterways, peaceful woodlands and picturesque glens that surround Hillsborough Castle.

Open

Hillsborough Castle

Included in gardens admission (members go free)

Gardener picking apples from a tree in the Walled Garden.
Things to see

Enter the castle grounds through this 18th-century walled garden, which has been expertly restored using traditional methods.

Open

Hillsborough Castle

Included in all admission tickets (members go free)

The Glen at Hillsborough Castle and Gardens, showing a stream running through a woody green area under a blue sky
Things to see

Explore this intimate corner of Hillsborough Castle and Gardens, which is full of colour and intriguing details.

Open

Hillsborough Castle

Included in all admission tickets (members go free)

Lifestyle setting:  Chapel Royal glass tree decoration set of 3, Tudor Rose glass bauble, Henry VIII & wives tree decorations set, Tudor Rose tree decoration, Chapel Royal porcelain bauble.

Shop Christmas tree decorations

Browse through our beautiful range of Christmas decorations, ornaments and baubles.

From £4.99