Half Term Halloween Thrills & Spills

Family Event
Sat 27th October 2018 to Sun 4th November 2018

Get in the spirit with lots of spooky fun and games for children and their families in and around the grounds and stables this Halloween half-term!


Follow the Spooky Bat Trail around the grounds to discover the secret spooky spell or for those little monsters whose little legs don't want to walk so far, explore the stables and grounds as you follow the Pumpkin Trail! All children completing one or both trails will receive a treat. Pick up your trail sheets at the start of your visit from the ticket desk.

Witches Hat Trail - Burton Constable Hall 12pm-5pm, last admission 4pm

Agnus Spellious, the Hag of Holderness has mislaid all her hats and she can't remember how many she has! Explore the Hall as you search for the missing Witches Hats, how many can you find? When you have found them all, pick up a treat from the Hall desk.


Spooky Bat Trail & Pumpkin Trail 11am to 5pm
Pick up your trail sheets on arrival at the ticket desk. All children completing one or both trails will receive a treat.

Creepy Craft Activities 1pm-3pm - The Carriage House
Let your little monsters imaginations run wild with creepy crafts 
Freaky Face Painting  11am-3pm - The Carriage House **£2 per person**

Agnus Spellious, Hag of Holderness - 11.30am to 3.30pm 
Find this wicked witch lurking in the Stables casting her spooky spells and mixing magic potions!

Spooky Story Telling - 1.30pm daily
Visit The Brewhouse for spooky story telling, suitable for Key Stage 1 (3-7 yrs)

Children's Halloween Fancy Dress Competition - 3pm daily
Get in the spirit for all the fiendish fun and activities at Burton Constable by dressing in Halloween fancy dress. This competition will be judged by the Hag of Holderness at 3pm daily near the Witches Lair (2nd Courtyard of the Stables) and the winner will receive a Burton Constable Hall & Grounds Goody Bag. 

Dotty Doomsville: Spooky Photographer

Wednesday 31st October Only - 11am - 2pm & 2.30pm - 4.30pm

Why not let Dotty Doomsville our Spooky Photographer capture a ghostly transformation of you and your friends. £2 per photograph and you can take it away with you on the day. Find Dotty Doomsville in the 2nd Courtyard of the Stables. Witches, Wizards, Ghouls and Zombies all welcome!

Admission Charges
Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th October/Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th November
Adults: normal admission charges, Children (5-18): £1 + normal admission, Under 5’s: £1 & Under 2’s: Free
Monday 29th October – Friday 2nd November
Adults: normal admission charge, Children (5-18) £2 + normal admission charge, Under 5’s: £2, Under 2’s: Free

See here for all normal admission charges






Contact Information:

Joy Swift - Visitor Services Manager

T: 01964 508163

E: joyswift@burtonconstable.com

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