Explore the history of this elegant and intriguing Georgian house this festive season
This December, the castle will be transformed for the festive season.
Explore the stunning State Rooms and discover special installations decorated according to the traditional song, Twelve Days of Christmas. Each installation has been designed by local craftspeople to re-imagine the verses of this time-honoured song.
Guided by our expert Explainers, soak up the seasonal atmosphere and discover another side to this elegant Georgian home in our 45 minute tour.
A castle tour includes guided access to all the State Rooms that make up this elegant Georgian home; including the grand Throne Room, relaxing State Drawing Room, Lady Grey's Study, State Dining Room, Red Room and Stair Hall.
You can also explore 100 acres of beautiful gardens, which are also included in your ticket, to complete a relaxing day out for the whole family.
Festive Family Weekends
From the 14 December, meet Father Christmas on a tour of Hillsborough Castle.
In our home section you will find stylish lifestyle home accessories and furnishings, including cushions, tapestries, ornaments and much more which will add those finishing touches to make your room complete.
Choose from our stunning collection of jewellery, including pieces inspired by the palaces and the people who lived in them. These beautiful collections include necklaces, rings, earrings, charm bracelets, bangles and pendants.
Exclusive English fine bone chine tea sets inspired by our historic royal palaces. Collect our traditional Palace china afternoon tea sets, with designs including elements from all our royal palaces.