Hillsborough Castle Gardens only admission

Explore 100 acres of beautiful gardens, including the newly-restored 18th century Walled Gardens and the Lost Gardens. Relish in the tranquillity as you take a seat in Lady Alice’s Temple and enjoy the stunning views of the surrounding gardens and castle.

Take in the sweet scents of spring and summer in the Granville Garden which hosts hybrid tea roses, surrounded by frames supporting climbing and rambling roses. This garden is a particular favourite of the Queen when she visits the castle.


Booking Information

Please note, a 6am time slot is a general admission ticket which can be used at any time on the selected date during standard opening hours. Please check opening times before you visit.


Additional Details & FAQ

Access Information

Access information can be found here.

Cancellation Policy

No refunds or exchanges available after purchase.


All arrivals are via the car park just off the southbound A1. The entrance to the Gardens from the village remains closed. On arrival please bring your ticket, either pre-printed or on a mobile device, to the admissions desk to gain entry to the Gardens. From arrival, please respect the 2 metre social distancing at all times so everyone can have a safe and enjoyable visit.

Where Do I Go

Getting to the castle click here

Hillsborough Castle and Gardens, Hillsborough, Northern Ireland BT26 6HR

From £10.00