Come along to Imaginary Menagarie Alive at Hillsborough Castle and Gardens for a weekend full of falconry, arts and crafts, live music and picnicking on the South Terrace garden!
Get crafty with our artist facilitator and make an animal mask to wear as you explore the Imaginary Menagerie!
Time: 10.00 – 13.15, 14.00 – 17.00
Location: In the stretch tent on the West Lawn
This is a drop-in activity and there may be a short wait. Please help us safely manage numbers by maintaining social distancing measures. Numbers are limited, and only children may make the craft. All children must be accompanied.
Come along and chat to falconer Ian Patterson about his wonderful birds of prey! Find out more about these magical birds and see them fly during one of the timed demonstrations.
Birds are on display between 10.00 – 16.30
Flying demonstrations take place at 11.00, 12.00, 14.00, 15.00
Location: By the helipad
Enjoy music from Downshire Brass as you relax in the gardens or enjoy a picnic in the sunshine.
Time: 14.00 – 16.00
Location: On the South Terrace
Please be aware, that unfortunately, in the event of wet weather, Downshire Brass will be unable to perform.
Help us safely manage numbers by maintaining social distancing measures.
Meet the friendly animals of The Ark mobile farm!
Time: 10.00 - 17.00
Location: On the West Lawn
During busy periods there may be a short wait. Please help us safely manage numbers by maintaining social distancing measures. Remember to wash your hands after you’ve met the animals.
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