Boxing Day Walk

Early birds can enjoy the beauty and tranquility of the castle and grounds on our Boxing Day walk.

  • Booking essential

After the excesses of Christmas Day we invite you to join us for a brisk, early morning guided tour of the grounds and an exclusive preview of the castle before we open to visitors. A breakfast bap and hot drink at the end of your walk is the reward for your early start.


Event ticket prices
  • All £17.00
    Includes guided tour, breakfast bap & hot drink

The basics

Booking details
Call 01580 830074
Children aged 16+ are welcome.
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
In the main car park by visitor reception.
What to bring and wear
Wrap up warm and wear sturdy shoes for our mainly outdoor site.
The walk will be over graveled paths and grassy slopes. The paths can be wet, muddy and rutted at this time of the year.
Car parking charges apply: NT members, free. Non-members, £3 per car. Please provide any dietary requirements at the time of booking.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
26 December 2019 09:30 - 11:30 Available

Contact Info

Wharf tea room
Call 01580 830074

Upcoming events

British Wildlife Photography Awards Exhibition

Fri 06 Dec 2019
Visit the castle this autumn and discover some stunning wildlife photography in our autumn exhibition.

Christmas Lunches

Fri 06 Dec 2019
Treat yourself to a delicious 2- or 3-course, waitress served Christmas lunch in our festively decorated tea room.

Father Christmas at the Castle

Sat 07 Dec 2019
Enjoy a festive storytelling session and meet Father Christmas in a beautiful medieval castle setting.

Boxing Day Walk

Thu 26 Dec 2019
Early birds can enjoy the beauty and tranquility of the castle and grounds on our Boxing Day walk.

Weekday winter walks and castle tours

Mon 06 Jan 2020
Enjoy a guided walk around and tour of the castle this winter.

Candlelit stories

Sat 11 Jan 2020
Enjoy the magic of stories by candlelight in the castle.