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  • Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme

Children's Activity Event, Sat 28 Oct - Fri 3 Nov 2017, £1-£10.50


Half-term Halloween Thrills & Spills!

Half-term Halloween Thrills & Spills!


Burton Constable,
HU11 4LN


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!
Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th October 11am - 5pm

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 with 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.

Adults - normal admission charges
Chlidren (5-16) - £1 + normal admission
Under 5's - £1
Under 2's - Free

Monday 30th October - Friday 3rd November

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 & Freaky Face Painting 11.30am to 3.30pm
Let your little monsters imaginations run wild with creepy crafts & freaky face painting in The Carriage House, Burton Constable Stables

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 coming 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.

Adults: normal grounds admission
Children (5-16): £2 + normal grounds admission
Under 5's: £2
Under 2's: Free

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsPushchairs availableRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs acceptedSmoking not allowed

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 28 Oct - Fri 3 Nov 2017 11:00 to 17:00
Stables, Grounds, Stables Tea Room & Gift Shop open daily 11am - 5pm
Hall open daily 12noon to 5pm Saturday 28th October to Friday 3rd November



See location of Burton Constable Hall and Grounds on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TA 190365  Lat: 53.81202 Long: -0.19322

By Road:
From Beverley and Bridlington follow A165 towards Hull. Follow the brown historic house signs. From Hull follow A165 Bridlington road then B1238 to Sproatley.

By Public Transport:
From Hull follow the A165 towards Bridlington. At the 2nd roundabout take the B1238 towards Sproatley and follow the historic house signs.

Parking: free


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Pushchairs availablePushchairs available
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed