Picton Castle and Gardens

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Families of Picton Tours

Families of picton castle tours In March we will be hosting a new event exploring the ‘The Families of Picton.’ This will be the second in our series of specialist tours on different aspects of Picton’s rich history. During this tour we will be looking at the personal stories of the individual family members throughout the 800 years […]


Families of Picton Tours

Families of picton castle tours In March we will be hosting a new event exploring the ‘The Families of Picton.’ This will be the second in our series of specialist tours on different aspects of Picton’s rich history. During this tour we will be looking at the personal stories of the individual family members throughout the 800 years […]


Families of Picton Tours

Families of picton castle tours In March we will be hosting a new event exploring the ‘The Families of Picton.’ This will be the second in our series of specialist tours on different aspects of Picton’s rich history. During this tour we will be looking at the personal stories of the individual family members throughout the 800 years […]


Families of Picton Tours

Families of picton castle tours In March we will be hosting a new event exploring the ‘The Families of Picton.’ This will be the second in our series of specialist tours on different aspects of Picton’s rich history. During this tour we will be looking at the personal stories of the individual family members throughout the 800 years […]


Art of Picton Tours

Art of picton castle tour We are launching a series of new specialist tours exploring different aspects of the history of the Castle, the families who lived here and our vast collection of art. In February the talk will be ‘The Art of Picton Castle’, exploring the works of art in the Trust’s care. The […]


Art Of Picton Tours

Art of picton castle tour We are launching a series of new specialist tours exploring different aspects of the history of the Castle, the families who lived here and our vast collection of art. In February the talk will be ‘The Art of Picton Castle’, exploring the works of art in the Trust’s care. The […]


Art of Picton Tours

Art of picton castle tour We are launching a series of new specialist tours exploring different aspects of the history of the Castle, the families who lived here and our vast collection of art. In February the talk will be ‘The Art of Picton Castle’, exploring the works of art in the Trust’s care. The […]


Art of Picton Tours

Art of picton castle tour We are launching a series of new specialist tours exploring different aspects of the history of the Castle, the families who lived here and our vast collection of art. In February the talk will be ‘The Art of Picton Castle’, exploring the works of art in the Trust’s care. The […]


Behind The Scenes Castle Tours

behind the scenes tours Due to the huge success of our ‘Behind The Scenes’ tours in September, we are once again offering our guests the chance to see parts of the castle not included in the normal tour, including the upstairs semi- derelict rooms and the nursery wing.   This tour is FREE for season […]


Behind The Scenes Castle Tours

behind the scenes tours Due to the huge success of our ‘Behind The Scenes’ tours in September, we are once again offering our guests the chance to see parts of the castle not included in the normal tour, including the upstairs semi- derelict rooms and the nursery wing.   This tour is FREE for season […]


The Mansion of Mystery

  Do you have a quiet weekend ahead? Then why not spice things up with a trip to the Mansion of Mystery Escape Room at Picton Castle? The theme of the escape room is the ‘Time Machine’. The story is sent in 1895. Cornelius Cogworthy, the greatest inventor of the Victorian age, has invented a […]


The Winter Garden at Picton

  Very few people know about our newly created Winter Garden tucked away in the woodlands near the Peep-In Walk. It has been planted with winter interest and colour in mind. It is made up of some familiar seasonal favourites such as birch and dogwood in unusual varieties, all laid out in complementary and eye-catching planting […]


Winter Activities at Picton Castle

There is a decided January chill in the air but the trees and evergreens in the garden are radiant in the soft dewy sunlight. To make the most of the shorter days we have some new treats for our visitors. We have put together a new wild life spotting trail for children, with pictures and […]