The Wild Raven Walk

When

28, 30 and 31 October 2021

17.30 – 22.00 (Walks last 40 minutes)

Ticketing information

Visitors will be allocated a specific time slot and follow a self-led one-way trail through the gardens that lasts for approximately 40 minutes.

We advise to dress appropriately for weather conditions on the evening, but fancy dress is also encouraged.

For a similar event suitable for age 14 +, discover Friday Fright Night event.


Separate ticket (advance booking required)

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Take a magical walk through the gardens and discover Hillsborough Castle's spooky side

Enjoy an atmospheric and immersive sound and light adventure for the whole family this Halloween and encounter characters from the castle's past as you follow a darkly lit path through the historic gardens of Hillsborough Castle.

End your walk with a spectacular finale in the Stable Yard of a re-enactment of Hercat the Illusionist’s famous illusions, recreated by Cahoots Theatre NI.

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Friday Fright Night

Get ready for a Friday night of terror in this immersive ghost walk through Hillsborough Castle's gardens. Follow a darkly lit path and encounter characters from the castle's past. Suitable for ages 14 and above.

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Families

Take part in the family fun activities this autumn at Hillsborough Castle and Gardens

Selected dates in October

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Included in gardens admission (members go free)

Families Events

A brand new after-dark illuminated Christmas trail through festive gardens at Hillsborough Castle.

03 December to 02 January 2022. Excluding 06, 07 and 25 December

Hillsborough Castle

16:30-20:00. Last entry at 20:15. On 24, 26 and 31 December, last entry is at 19:15. 

Separate ticket (advance booking required)

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Get ready for a Friday night of terror in this immersive ghost walk through Hillsborough Castle's gardens. Suitable for ages 14 and above.

29 October 2021

Hillsborough Castle

17.30 – 22.00 (Each walk lasts 40 minutes)

Separate ticket (advance booking required)

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