Candlelit Tours of the Back to Backs

As the nights draw in, come and experience a tour of the Back to Backs by the glow of candlelight.

  • Booking essential

Court 15 becomes even more atmospheric in the twilight and this is a not to be missed chance to see the Back to Backs in a new light (or lack of).

Hear the stories of the extraordinary lives of the ordinary people who called Court 15 home for over 160 years as you walk around the houses.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £6.00
    National Trust Member
  • Adult £14.00
    Non National Trust Member

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 2491895
Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Please Assemble at the Back to Backs reception.
What to bring and wear
Please bring appropriate footwear. If you are a member of the National Trust please bring your membership card to qualify for the discounted ticket price.
Accessibility
There are 8 narrow winding staircases that can be problematic for those with mobility difficulties.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
28 February 2019 18:00 - 19:45 Sold out
18:20 - 20:05 Sold out
18:40 - 20:25 Sold out
19:00 - 20:45 Sold out

Upcoming events

Half Term Trail

Tue 19 Feb 2019
10:15-15:00
Come and take part in Monty the Mouse's Trail this Half Term.

Candlelit Tours of the Back to Backs

Thu 28 Feb 2019
18:00-19:45
As the nights draw in, come and experience a tour of the Back to Backs by the glow of candlelight.

Candlelight Tours

Tue 05 Mar 2019
18:00-19:45
Come and experience the atmospheric candlelight tours of the Back to Backs.

The Murder of Louisa Smith

Fri 08 Mar 2019
19:00-21:00
There's been a murder at the Back to Backs, can you get to the bottom of what happened to poor Louisa Smith?

Discover Rag Rugging

Sat 09 Mar 2019
10:30-12:30
Learn the art of rag rugging with our craft specialists.

Discover Your Irish Family History

Sat 16 Mar 2019
10:30-12:00
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by tracing your Irish Family History with our expert Maggie Loughran.