Updated 30 July. Following government guidance, the castle and gardens at Hillsborough Castle are now open Thursday-Sunday. Please read our visit information.
There have been many guests at Hillsborough Castle over the years. But who were they and why were they here? Come along and uncover the stories behind some of the guests, on this fun tour designed with families in mind.
The tour is aimed at families with children aged 5 – 11.
Your family 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.
Tours are free for Historic Royal Palaces Members and can be booked in advance. Please log on to the Membership Portal to book your place.
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