Easter Family Trail – On Safari

What will you discover on this spring safari trail? See if you can find all the animals on our Castle-wide trail in the Easter holidays! Discover the secrets of the Bishop’s Palace, County Museum and beautiful grounds - including the Adventure Playground - like an explorer on safari... Trail runs from Saturday 23rd March-Sunday [...]

Event Series Antiques & Collectors Fair

Antiques & Collectors Fair

What treasures will you find at the Antiques & Collectors Fair? Browse to your heart's content through a fascinating range of stalls offering high-quality, unique items from many exciting eras of history. Chat to dealers and stallholders about their carefully-chosen wares in the beautiful setting of Hartlebury Castle and add something new to your [...]

Easter Crafts – On Safari

Have an animal-tastic day out at Hartlebury Castle this Easter! Get creative with safari crafts during your adventures at the Castle this Easter holiday. Use your imagination and wildlife knowledge in your designs as you decorate wooden animals and make an elephant with an expanding nose! Spend time with the whole family as you [...]

Easter Eggstravaganza!

Book your whole site admission tickets here Worcestershire Resident Pass holders and Whole site Guardians, click here to book tickets Have a cracking bank holiday weekend with the Hartlebury Castle Easter Eggstravaganza! See how many eggs you can find in our Easter egg hunts around the beautiful springtime Castle grounds. [...]

Easter Crafts – On Safari

Have an animal-tastic day out at Hartlebury Castle this Easter! Make safari crafts during your adventures at the Castle this Easter holiday. Use your imagination and wildlife knowledge in your designs as you decorate wooden animals and create a safari collage. Spend time with the whole family as you explore the Bishop's Palace and [...]

Fundraising Event: Valuation Afternoon with Fieldings Auctioneers

Find out what your antiques are worth at the historic Bishop's Palace! Bring your treasures along to be valued by a team of specialists from Fieldings Auctioneers, who have years of expertise in everything from ceramics to collectables and toys. We're delighted that the team includes Will Farmer, who has been a specialist on [...]

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THIRD PARTY HIRE EVENT: Social Eats Food & Music Festival

Featuring:  Street Food  Cocktails & Prosecco Bars  Draught & Ale Bars  Fairground Rides & Attractions  Main Stage  Live Music & DJs  Whether you are joining us... for an early doors family day out and music with the family! Or if you’re out for a mouth watering street food sensation - this is Hartlebury’s FESTIVAL [...]

Event Series Antiques & Collectors Fair

Antiques & Collectors Fair

What treasures will you find at the Antiques & Collectors Fair? Browse to your heart's content through a fascinating range of stalls offering high-quality, unique items from many exciting eras of history. Chat to dealers and stallholders about their carefully-chosen wares in the beautiful setting of Hartlebury Castle and add something new to your [...]

Curiosities at the Castle

Feed your curiosity at Hartlebury Castle! This early May bank holiday, delve deeper into the Castle's fascinating history – get the chance to view unseen items and hear untold stories from its past with friends of the Castle bringing your visit to life. Included for FREE in your whole site admission ticket: Discover curious [...]

Designs and Patterns Search Challenge – Half-Term Trail

See what designs and patterns you can find on our half-term family trail! This May half-term holiday, take on the challenge to search for designs, shapes and patterns all around the Castle. Explore the beautiful State Rooms of the Bishop's Palace (don't forget to find the secret playroom), learn about our fascinating county with [...]

Event Series Antiques & Collectors Fair

Antiques & Collectors Fair

What treasures will you find at the Antiques & Collectors Fair? Browse to your heart's content through a fascinating range of stalls offering high-quality, unique items from many exciting eras of history. Chat to dealers and stallholders about their carefully-chosen wares in the beautiful setting of Hartlebury Castle and add something new to your [...]

Block Printing – Half-Term Crafts

Let out your inner designer with block printing this May half-term! Come to the Castle and try Indian block printing – experiment on card and find your own unique style, then jazz up a cloth bag with the final design using fabric paint of your choice! For all ages - why not share ideas [...]

A Feel of the Forties

Head back to the 1940s and remember a special D-Day Anniversary with your visit. Mark the 80th Anniversary of the June D-Day landings from 11am-4pm on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th June as you learn about life in the 1940s. See iconic vehicles from the time, enjoy 40s fashion, listen to the live Vintage [...]

Belgian Beer Bash with TripelB

Click here to get tickets Enjoy a pub atmosphere in our beautiful historic grounds with beer, food, music and games! Crack open a delicious Belgian beer or two at this exciting, brand new event working with TripelB, Worcester and in collaboration with Chouffe brewery, Belgium. Enjoy a selection of beers from the Chouffe [...]

Event Series Antiques & Collectors Fair

Antiques & Collectors Fair – CANCELLED

What treasures will you find at the Antiques & Collectors Fair? The June fair has been cancelled - join us instead for more amazing finds on 14th July! Browse to your heart's content through a fascinating range of stalls offering high-quality, unique items from many exciting eras of history. Chat to dealers and stallholders [...]

THIRD PARTY HIRE EVENT: Decadence presents ‘Rock The Castle’ Boutique Festival

Decadence presents ‘Rock The Castle’ Boutique Festival. This exclusive event will take place within the carriage circle of Hartlebury Castle and the Sunken Garden. Club Classics from 2.30pm - Midnight. Bars, street food and house music all day long. Music by: Jeremy Healy Jon The Pleased Wimmin John Kelly Al Makenzie Mark Hughes Plus, [...]

The Sealed Knot – Living History Encampment

Take part in history brought to life with The Sealed Knot! We're thrilled to be welcoming The Sealed Knot back to Hartlebury Castle for 2024 – this year with an exciting Civil War living history encampment! On Saturday 13th July from 11am to 5pm, join us to immerse yourself and the whole family in [...]

Event Series Antiques & Collectors Fair

Antiques & Collectors Fair

What treasures will you find at the Antiques & Collectors Fair? Browse to your heart's content through a fascinating range of stalls offering high-quality, unique items from many exciting eras of history. Chat to dealers and stallholders about their carefully-chosen wares in the beautiful setting of Hartlebury Castle and add something new to your [...]

Beside the Sea – Summer Family Trail

Have a family adventure on our summer trail! This summer, see what you can discover on the holiday themed trail around the Castle. Perfect for entertaining the kids, as well as the whole family. Don't forget to visit the Adventure Playground, and enjoy a picnic in the grounds or a bite to eat in [...]

Live Queen Experience – Outdoor Concert

21st Century Events Open-Air Concert Tour 2024 with LIVE QUEEN EXPERIENCE A night of timeless music from one of the greatest rock bands ever to grace the charts and an absolute must see for Queen fans young and old alike, Live Queen Experience covers all the hits, from Bohemian Rhapsody to Under Pressure. You’ll be [...]

Event Series Beer and Bat Walk

Fundraising Event: Beer and Bat Walk

Learn all about our night-time flying friends from experts on an atmospheric stroll through the Hartlebury Castle grounds! Discover bat habitats with local experts Phil Playford and members of the Worcestershire Bat Group on a walk through the varied environments of our grounds. Identify different species with specialised equipment and see what you're lucky [...]

Pride and Prejudice – Outdoor Theatre

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents PRIDE AND PREJUDICE Open-air Garden Theatre Tour of UK and Ireland 2024 Step back in time over two hundred years and meet Elizabeth Bennet and her sisters as they navigate the mire of manners of regency society. With stunning period costume, timeless wit, and a romantic original score, Chapterhouse’s Pride [...]

The Upbeat Beatles – Outdoor Concert

21st Century Events Open-Air Concert Tour 2024 with THE UPBEAT BEATLES Beatlemania is back! The finest tribute to the bestselling band of all time, The Upbeat Beatles capture the energy and heart of the original fab four with a setlist jam-packed with hits. Take a journey through the Beatles’ incredible discography from Love Me [...]

Beside the Sea – Summer Holiday Crafts

Celebrate the summer with crafts at the Castle! Try your hand at holiday themed crafts including decorating a lighthouse, creating a seagull puppet, making a kite and flying it at the Castle throughout the summer break (wind permitting)! Get creative with a different craft every week. Craft activities available 11am-4pm, Tuesdays to Thursdays from 30th [...]

Beside the Sea – Summer Holiday Crafts

Celebrate the summer with crafts at the Castle! Try your hand at holiday themed crafts including decorating a lighthouse, creating a seagull puppet, making a kite and flying it at the Castle throughout the summer break (wind permitting)! Get creative with a different craft every week. Craft activities available 11am-4pm, Tuesdays to Thursdays from 30th [...]

Event Series Antiques & Collectors Fair

Antiques & Collectors Fair

What treasures will you find at the Antiques & Collectors Fair? Browse to your heart's content through a fascinating range of stalls offering high-quality, unique items from many exciting eras of history. Chat to dealers and stallholders about their carefully-chosen wares in the beautiful setting of Hartlebury Castle and add something new to your [...]

Beside the Sea – Summer Holiday Crafts

Celebrate the summer with crafts at the Castle! Try your hand at holiday themed crafts including decorating a lighthouse, creating a seagull puppet, making a kite and flying it at the Castle throughout the summer break (wind permitting)! Get creative with a different craft every week. Craft activities available 11am-4pm, Tuesdays to Thursdays from 30th [...]

Outdoor Cinema – Wonka

Watch a fun-packed family film outdoors in the beautiful Carriage Circle this summer! The story that began a world of pure imagination...with dreams of opening a shop in a city renowned for its chocolate, a young and poor Willy Wonka discovers that the industry is run by a cartel of greedy chocolatiers. Running time: [...]

Outdoor Cinema – Singalong Mamma Mia!

Sing along to all the ABBA classics while watching Mamma Mia outdoors this summer! Join in with Meryl Streep, Dame Julie Walters and (probably sound better than) Pierce Brosnan, as you follow the story of a bride-to-be trying to find her real father, told through hit songs by ABBA. Running time: 1 hour 48 [...]

Beside the Sea – Summer Holiday Crafts

Celebrate the summer with crafts at the Castle! Try your hand at holiday themed crafts including decorating a lighthouse, creating a seagull puppet, making a kite and flying it at the Castle throughout the summer break (wind permitting)! Get creative with a different craft every week. Craft activities available 11am-4pm, Tuesdays to Thursdays from 30th [...]

As You Like It – Outdoor Theatre

The Duke's Theatre Company presents AS YOU LIKE IT “…look into happiness through another man’s eyes!” The ancient Forest of Arden serves as the backdrop for Shakespeare’s most famous and quotable comedy. When Rosalind is banished from Duke Ferdinand’s court, new identities are explored with hilarious consequences. Music, mayhem and madness thrill as we [...]

Motown by Moonlight – Outdoor Concert

21st Century Events Open-Air Concert Tour 2024 with MOTOWN BY MOONLIGHT (with Capitol Motown and Soul Band) Get ready for a magical evening of Motown by Moonlight, sundown soul, and disco at dusk! Capitol Motown and Soul Band are the perfect combination of sensational energy, talented vocalists, and polished musicians. Put on your dancing [...]

Event Series Beer and Bat Walk

Fundraising Event: Beer and Bat Walk

Learn all about our night-time flying friends from experts on an atmospheric stroll through the Hartlebury Castle grounds! Discover bat habitats with local experts Phil Playford and members of the Worcestershire Bat Group on a walk through the varied environments of our grounds. Identify different species with specialised equipment and see what you're lucky [...]

Event Series Antiques & Collectors Fair

Antiques & Collectors Fair

What treasures will you find at the Antiques & Collectors Fair? Browse to your heart's content through a fascinating range of stalls offering high-quality, unique items from many exciting eras of history. Chat to dealers and stallholders about their carefully-chosen wares in the beautiful setting of Hartlebury Castle and add something new to your [...]