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Family Friendly Guided House Tour at Classic Car Show

Join one of our terrific tours and travel through time Be entranced by the stories of a house and a family. The tours span over nearly 1000 years of history witnessed on this one, hill top site. From William the Conqueror through to modern times the Tower has witnessed the lives of the de Hoghton family and welcomed many famous visitors. It is said that some of these people still make their spectral presence felt on occasions around the house. Let our knowledgeable and friendly guides lead you through history at Hoghton Tower.

This guided tour lasts approximately one hour.

By booking a ticket for one of our tours you are helping to raise funds for the Hoghton Tower Preservation Trust (Registered Charity: 508357).

Please be aware that all visitors must hold a valid site admission ticket for the Classic Car Show event on the day of your tour. These are cheaper if booked in advance.

Click here to purchase advance tickets for the event on Sunday 26th June 2022.

Click here to purchase advance tickets for the event on Sunday 4th September 2022.

The starting point for the tour is accessed either via two flights of stone steps without a handrail or, alternatively, a single flight of narrower stones steps with a handrail. The tour itself involves a number of flights of stairs and different, sometimes, uneven floor surfaces. Please be aware that unfortunately, prams / pushchairs are not permitted on the house tour. For more information, please refer to the Facilities and Access page on our website. 

Please be aware that only assistance dogs are permitted beyond the gatehouse - this includes the house, tearoom, courtyards and gardens. 

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Help support Hoghton Tower Preservation Trust

 

Gift Aid Admission includes a 10 per cent or more voluntary donation. Gift Aid Admissions let us reclaim tax on the whole amount paid - an extra 25 per cent - potentially a very significant boost to our places' funds.

 

An extra £1 paid under the scheme can be worth over £3 to the Hoghton Tower Preservation Trust as shown below:

Example Gift Aid price:

Example amount paid by visitor - £11.00

Tax refund from Government* - £2.75

Total received by the Hoghton Tower Preservation Trust - £13.75

* Gift Aid donations must be supported by a valid Gift Aid declaration, and a Gift Aid declaration can only cover donations made by an individual for him/herself and members of his/her family.

You must be a UK taxpayer to participate in the Gift Aid scheme. You need to pay enough Income Tax or Capital Gains Tax in each tax year to cover the Gift Aid claimed on all your donations to charity otherwise you are responsible to pay any difference.

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  • Family Friendly Guided House Tour - Classic Car Show - Adult Ticket £7.50 Only valid with an event entry ticket 0 30 max
  • Family Friendly Guided House Tour - Classic Car Show - Child (age 5-16) Ticket £7.50 Only valid with an event entry ticket 0 30 max
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Join one of our terrific tours and travel through time Be entranced by the stories of a house and a family. The tours span over nearly 1000 years of history witnessed on this one, hill top site. From William the Conqueror through to modern times the Tower has witnessed the lives of the de Hoghton family and welcomed many famous visitors. It is said that some of these people still make their spectral presence felt on occasions around the house. Let our knowledgeable and friendly guides lead you through history at Hoghton Tower.

This guided tour lasts approximately one hour.

By booking a ticket for one of our tours you are helping to raise funds for the Hoghton Tower Preservation Trust (Registered Charity: 508357).

Please be aware that all visitors must hold a valid site admission ticket for the Classic Car Show event on the day of your tour. These are cheaper if booked in advance.

Click here to purchase advance tickets for the event on Sunday 26th June 2022.

Click here to purchase advance tickets for the event on Sunday 4th September 2022.

The starting point for the tour is accessed either via two flights of stone steps without a handrail or, alternatively, a single flight of narrower stones steps with a handrail. The tour itself involves a number of flights of stairs and different, sometimes, uneven floor surfaces. Please be aware that unfortunately, prams / pushchairs are not permitted on the house tour. For more information, please refer to the Facilities and Access page on our website. 

Please be aware that only assistance dogs are permitted beyond the gatehouse - this includes the house, tearoom, courtyards and gardens.