Tricks and Tonics

Date

Sat 21 - Fri 27 Oct 2017 

Time

11am-4pm

Location

Bolsover Castle 

Suitable For

Families

A man showing children a trick.

Thrilling tricks and tasty treats await at creepy Bolsover Castle this half term.

Back by popular demand. Join the potion master and weave your magic as you make your very own potion to take home - just remember....don't eat the bottle!

Discover some amazing - and simple - tricks with elastic bands that will amaze and astound your friends and family. Show off your spooktacular costumes and frighten our fearless staff - will you win the fancy dress competition?

A perfect day out for the family this Shocktober half term.

Event Timetable

11am, 12.30pm, 2pm, & 3.30pm
Join our Victorian storyteller to have your bones chilled and your hair raised with startling, strange and ghostly tales of the travelling Cure – All Salesman. How did he come by his Ingredients? Hear stories and tales ranging from Egyptian Mummies to Pirates. And the more ghastly severed hands and shrunken heads.

1.30pm
Join our gory guides as they host the ‘Best-Dressed Halloween Costume Competition!

11.30, 1pm, 2.30pm
Visit the stables where you can make your own gruesome and ghastly potion. Dream up your terrible tonic and then be amazed as your crazy concoction is created before you

Prices

Type Price
English Heritage members Free
Adult £10.80
Child, 5-15 years £6.50
Concession £9.70
Family £28.10

Price Notes

Corporate members can now enjoy free entry to our site on event days. To see if your membership includes this benefit, please call English Heritage customer services on 0370 333 1181.

How to book

Tickets will be available to purchase at the event site on the day.

How to find us

Property
Address
Castle Street, Bolsover, Derbyshire, S44 6PR
Location
Derbyshire, East Midlands

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