Welcome to Hoghton Tower
Walled gardens and imposing state rooms provide an impressive backdrop for weddings and celebrations, a weekend stay, family days out, corporate away days and cultural and educational experiences.
‘’What do I know of Hoghton Tower?… a house, centuries old, on high ground a mile or so removed from the road.’’
George Silverman’s Explanation by Charles Dickens
From the past to the present, the house has many tales to tell, from the visit of King James I in 1617 to a troupe of Shakespearian actors arriving by bicycle to entertain the crowds in 2013. Isn’t it time you paid us a visit?
Opening hours: For our latest opening times see our Take a Tour page.
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- Open Air Theatre – The Jungle Book at 15:00PM, Sunday 31 August 2014 Adult: £14 Student/child: £10 Family (2 adults & 2 children): £42 Parties of 10 or more: 10% discount
- Creepy Crawlies at Hoghton Tower at 11:00AM, Tuesday 02 September 2014 £4 per child, per session. Adults free.
- Walking and Drawing at Hoghton Tower with Lisa Wigham at 11:00AM, Wednesday 03 September 2014 £12 per head.
Our gardens will be closed to the public on Sunday 31st August so that we can set up for Chapterhouse Theatre’s wonderful performance of the Jungle Book. Tickets for the show are still available from Blackburn and Preston Visitor Information Centres, Seetickets.com and the Hoghton Tower office. If you’d like more information, please check our events page.
Our programme of holiday fun is now live on our events page. There really is something there for everyone – art, music, storytelling, falconry, archery, martial arts, creepy crawlies and a whole lot more – not to mention outdoor theatre productions of The Jungle Book and The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, and family-friendly tours with the opportunity to dress as a knight or a princess and venture forth to the dungeons and…