Food for Thought – ‘The Battle of Edgehill 1642’

Enjoy a fascinating talk and delicious afternoon tea in the elegant setting of the Saloon, with a different topic every month. Join us in January for the first of our 2020 Food For Thought talks as you find out about the Battle of Edgehill, the first battle of the English Civil War. In this illustrated [...]

Falconry at the Castle

Hartlebury Castle Hartlebury, Worcestershire

Join us on the 22nd January 2020 at 11am for a falconry event led by Luke Mammatt, Head Falconer and owner of Wye Valley Falconry. Get close and intimate with several birds of prey. This experience involves the participants to handle and fly the birds with lots of opportunities to ask questions and take photographs. The [...]

£80

Mythical Creatures

Hartlebury Castle Hartlebury, Worcestershire

Delve into a world of mythical creatures at Hartlebury Castle! Follow the fairy trail around the Castle, make your own unicorn or dragon bookmark and create a pixie door to take home. £2 per child + usual admission fees

Mother’s Day – Explore the grounds

Hartlebury Castle Hartlebury, Worcestershire

Updated 21/03/2020 We take our social responsibility very seriously and following the governments latest announcements, this weekend we are opening up the grounds only and entry will be free for visitors to enjoy the open space in (donations gratefully received!). The Cafe will be running its takeaway afternoon teas, which must be booked 24hrs in [...]

VJ Day Weekend

Join us to commemorate both VE & VJ Day in our 1940s themed weekend. Usual admission fees apply. Discover more about VJ Day and nurses during World War II in fascinating displays. Enjoy seeing Classic World War II vehicles in the Carriage Circle and relax in the grounds listening to 1940s music as you sip a [...]

Free

Swashbuckling Fun

Dress up as you favourite pirate and enjoy Swashbuckling Fun at Hartlebury Castle! Join Captain Sharkbreath and his First Mate, Ruby Cutlass for a Swashbuckle Session as you learn how to talk like a pirate, learn about the cannon drill and listen to pirate tales. However, beware the pirate curse and keep yer distance, less [...]

Heritage Open Days – FREE ENTRY

Hartlebury Castle Hartlebury, Worcestershire

Enjoy FREE ENTRY to Hartlebury Castle as you explore the Bishop’s Palace, Worcestershire County Museum and the Castle grounds. Bring a picnic and relax in the Carriage Circle, browse Hartlebury Castle stalls and discover the history of the Bishops and the County. Plus, join The Story Knights as they tell fascinating tales between 11am - [...]

Free

Witch and Wizard School (& Carve a Pumpkin)

Calling all or budding witches and wizards…choose and carve your own pumpkin, dress up in your favourite spooky costume, make a wand, cast spells and stir up a potion ready for Halloween and follow the pumpkin trail! Carve a Spooky Pumpkin Leave the mess at home and choose a locally grown pumpkin to carve for [...]

Christmas at the Castle

Hartlebury Castle Hartlebury, Worcestershire

Come and join in the seasonal spirit at the Castle which will be dressed especially for Christmas. Listen to hand bell ringers playing in the Great Hall at 12 and 2.30pm. Families can pre-book a visit to see Father Christmas in the Castle’s old kitchen. Mother Christmas will also be making appearances over the weekend. [...]

Wreath Making at the Castle (Craft Workshop)

Come and see the festively decorated Great Hall at Hartlebury Castle and join our Head Gardener Jane Finch, as she teaches you to use fresh greenery and add a touch of sparkle to create a fantastically unique Christmas wreath.  Jane will take you through the steps to make this much loved Christmas decoration, as you [...]

£35.00

Wreath Making at the Castle (Craft Workshop)

Come and see the festively decorated Great Hall at Hartlebury Castle and join our Head Gardener Jane Finch, as she teaches you to use fresh greenery and add a touch of sparkle to create a fantastically unique Christmas wreath.  Jane will take you through the steps to make this much loved Christmas decoration, as you [...]

£35.00

Wreath Making at the Castle (Craft Workshop)

Come and see the festively decorations at Hartlebury Castle and join our Head Gardener Jane Finch, as she teaches you to use fresh greenery and add a touch of sparkle to create a fantastically unique Christmas wreath.  Jane will take you through the steps to make this much loved Christmas decoration, as you get creative [...]

£35.00

Wreath Making at the Castle (Craft Workshop)

Come and see the festively decorations at Hartlebury Castle and join our Head Gardener Jane Finch, as she teaches you to use fresh greenery and add a touch of sparkle to create a fantastically unique Christmas wreath.  Jane will take you through the steps to make this much loved Christmas decoration, as you get creative [...]

£35.00